Police probe into Maryborough CBD assault

A MAN aged in his 60s was the victim of an alleged violent assault in Maryborough's central business district yesterday.

A police spokesman said the man was allegedly assaulted by a 45-year-old man about 11.15am near the City Hall.

Emergency services were soon on the scene.

The spokesman said reports the incident was a stabbing were unfounded.

The older man suffered lacerations.

Police are still investigating the incident.