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Wellington: Indecent assault on bus

New Zealand Police Alert 14:00 29-01-2008 Wellington

Location of incident: Wellington

Incident Type: indecent assault

At about 4.45pm on Monday the 28th of January 2008 two teenage females were riding a Stagecoach Bus from Ahuriri Street, Strathmore, Wellington towards Wellington City. An unknown male got onto the same bus at Tukanae Street, Strathmore and sat behind the two teenage females. During the course of the journey into Wellington City, one of the two teenage females was indecently assaulted by that male.

He is described as: Pacific Islander Late 30's - 40 years old. Medium build Brown coloured eyes Unshaven

Black coloured bushy styled hair Dark coloured skin Scruffy looking

Wearing a dark navy or black coloured sports jacket with small areas or red colouring on the sleeves. Police are seeking any persons who may have been witnesses to this incident or to any sightings of any males matching the description in that area. Police request that those persons call the duty crime squad at the Wellington Central Police Station on 381-2000 Issued By: Inspector Michael Coleman


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