Matthew Egan fronts Dubbo Local Court after assaulting Cobar mate

Zaarkacha Marlan
By Zaarkacha Marlan
Updated July 29 2021 - 3:51am, first published 1:00am
Matthew Egan, 30, had been staying at the Castlereagh Hotel in Dubbo with his friend, when the incident occurred about 1.35am on July 16. Photo: ZAARKACHA MARLAN

A Cobar man who punched his mate in the face told police he was "swatting a f--ing big mozzie".


Zaarkacha Marlan

Court and crime reporter at the Daily Liberal. Formerly the sole journalist for the Nyngan Observer, Narromine News and Trangie Advocate. Get in touch via

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