Police seeking witnesses to assaults
Police seeking witnesses to assaults.
Sunday, 29 June 2014
At about 1:30am on Sunday 29
June 2014 an altercation occurred in the car park of the
Newfield Tavern, Centre Street, Invercargill, in which a 41
year old male was assaulted and knocked to the ground. He
sustained minor injuries and was treated at Southland
A short time later a second altercation occurred
on the front lawn of a residential property in nearby Wye
Street. It appears a 28 year old male was chased to the
address by a group of people and was also assaulted. He
sustained injuries to his head and eye and was taken to
Southland hospital for treatment and later flown to Dunedin
At this stage no arrests have been made.
Sergeant David Kennelly of Invercargill Police would like to
hear from anyone who has information or who witnessed either
of these assaults. Phone Invercargill Police on 03 211
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