Police seeking witnesses to robbery in Christchurch

Police seeking witnesses to robbery in Christchurch

Canterbury

Police are seeking witnesses to an incident in the Wainoni area, in Christchurch, on Monday 12 February 2018.

At approximately 6.50pm a 26-year-old woman was walking on Niven Road when she was approached by three men in a vehicle.

One of the men attempted to take her bag, and at the same time, the vehicle has started driving off while she was holding on to it.

She was then dragged a significant distance ending up on Breezes Road. 

Police would like to speak to anyone who was in the Breezes Road/Avondale Road area at the time and may have seen the incident or anything suspicious. 

Contact Detective Sergeant Joanne Parks on 03 3637400. 

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre