Wanaka Police appeal for information following assault overnight

Wanaka Police appeal for information following assault overnight

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Wanaka Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault in the early hours of this morning, Saturday 26 August.

Around 1:30am, a 27-year-old male has been located unconscious behind BP service station on Ardmore Street, Wanaka.

It is believed the man was kicked in the head however the victim is still to be spoken to.

He was taken to Dunedin Hospital and is in serious but stable condition.

Police are making enquiries to establish the circumstances around the assault and are asking that anyone with information contact Police.

Anyone who may have seen anything or been in the area at the time is asked to contact Police on 03 443 7272

Alternatively information can be provided anonymously via Crimestoppers on 08000 555 111

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