A teenager has been hit with an attempted murder charge after allegedly terrorising a family in a suburban park.
Kyle Torrance Duncalf, 19, was accused of intimidating a mother and her two daughters who were playing at the park in north Perth on Friday evening.
Duncalf allegedly chased one of the girls as she was riding a scooter around Des Penman Reserve, in Nollamara, at 5.40pm The West Australian reported.
Perth Magistrates Court heard Duncalf, from Ocean Reef, then allegedly grabbed the younger daughter and assaulted her.
Members of the public helped the mother call WA Police and Duncalf was arrested at the scene.
The 19-year-old was charged with attempted murder and aggravated Deprivation of Liberty.
He faced Perth Magistrates Court on Saturday morning.
WA Police described the attack as a ‘serious incident’.