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Police seek witnesses to attack

New Zealand Police Alert 9:00am 23 Oct 2008 Canterbury

Location of incident: Hagley Park - Christchurch

Incident type: Attack on female

PRESS RELEASE 0900 hrs Thursday 23 October 2008

Re: Police seek witnesses to attack

Christchurch Police are investigating an attack on a 25 year old female in North Hagley Park near the croquet club between 10:00 pm - 10:20 pm last night 22 October 2008
Police are appealing for witnesses.

In particular a cyclist who came to the assistance of the female. He accompanied her to Riccarton Road following the attack.

The female's wallet and contents are outstanding. If anyone locates any wallets, cards or property in the central city area please phone Police.

Anyone with information that may assist the police is urged to contact Detective Rachel Jefferies at the Christchurch Central police station on (03) 363 7968


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