Further charge laid over man’s death following assault in Coffs Harbour Coffs Coast Coffs Coast News by News Of The Area - Modern Media - April 22, 2021 AN additional charge has been laid against a man over an alleged fatal assault at Coffs Harbour last week. About 12.30pm last Monday, 12 April 2021, emergency services were called to a unit on Korff Street, after a man was found unresponsive. Officers from Coffs/Clarence Police District attended along with NSW Ambulance paramedics and the 53-year-old man was declared deceased. A crime scene was established and forensically examined. Police have been told the man was involved in a physical altercation at a licensed premises on Grafton Street on Saturday, 10 April 2021, where he was allegedly pushed by a man, causing him to fall and strike his head on the concrete floor. As part of investigations under Strike Force Boodgery, a 44-year-old man was arrested and charged last Tuesday, 13 April 2021. He remains before the court. Following further inquiries, the man was issued a Court Attendance Notice for assault causing death on Tuesday 20 April 2021. He remains in custody to appear at Coffs Harbour Local Court on Tuesday 27 April 2021. A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.