Wellington Police are appealing for witnesses after robbery
Wellington Police are appealing for witnesses after
Wellington Police are investigating the
robbery of a 51-year-old man on the Basin Reserve end of
Cambridge Terrace between midnight and 2.30am on Friday 15
The victim received minor injuries during
the robbery in which a group of two females and one male
assaulted the victim and stole property from him.
offender is described as Maori, 35-40 years old of medium to
He was with a European female described as
25-30 years old, with long brown hair, blue eyes with an
average build who was wearing a red sleeveless dress.
second female was described as Maori, 25-35 years old, with
black tattooed lips and a moko on her chin and wearing a
Wellington Police are appealing for anyone
who has witnessed the incident or has any information about
the identity of the persons described above to contact them
on (04) 381 2000.
Alternatively, information can be
provided anonymously by contacting Crimestoppers on 0800 555
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