Case 3: Crime of the Week - The Terrace Walkway Assault, Wellington

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Case 3: Crime of the Week - The Terrace Walkway Assault, Wellington

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  • Case 3: Crime of the Week - The Terrace Walkway Assault, Wellington
  • Case 3: Crime of the Week - The Terrace Walkway Assault, Wellington

Ten 7, Episode

1
2nd March 2017

Police in Wellington are investigating an alleged assault on the walkway between The Terrace and Boyd Wilson Field on Friday 20th January.

At about 10:40pm, the victim walked up the stairs from The Terrace onto the pathway leading to the Boyd Wilson Field. As she walked up the pathway, she was attacked from behind by an unknown male. This male has pulled a balaclava over his face before grabbing the victim.

He threw her to the ground before taking off back the direction he has come.

The male is described as:

  • Caucasian
  • Approx 179cm / 5’10’
  • Skinny or medium build
  • He possibly had a tattoo on his left calf.

The male was wearing:

  • Grey Adidas hoodie with a black Adidas logo on the front
  • Green camouflage shorts
  • Dark shoes with white rims on the soles, possibly Nike brand
  • White socks pulled up mid-calf
  • Black balaclava

Police would like to speak with anyone who recognises the male pictured or can help in any way with this case.