Assault in Brooklyn on Tuesday
Assault in Brooklyn on
Thursday, 3 July 2014 -
On Tuesday 1 July 2013 at
approximately 10.50am a couple has been walking up Brooklyn
Hill when the 58-year-old man has been seriously assaulted
by another male, after a verbal argument. He is now in
Wellington Hospital in a serious but stable condition with
Detective Senior Sergeant Michael Sears
says "A number of people have come forward and are assisting
Police, however, we still need to hear from anyone who
witnessed this assault. Police inquiries to date have
established this is an isolated incident."
Anyone with any
information is asked to contact Wellington Police on (04)
381 2000. Information can also be provided anonymously to
the Crimestoppers organisation on 0800 555
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