Police officer faces health tests

A POLICE officer is undergoing tests for diseases after allegedly being spat on by a 17-year-old woman.

She was being placed into a holding cell in the Rockhampton watchhouse on Saturday morning when she allegedly spat at the male constable.

The woman has been charged with two counts of assault and one each of serious assault and public nuisance.

She appeared in the Rockhampton Magistrates Court on Saturday afternoon.



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