Assault in Christchurch - scene cordoned

Assault in Christchurch - scene cordoned

Canterbury

A 41-year-old male is in a serious but stable condition in hospital this morning following a serious assault shortly after midnight.

An area beside the Hornby Mall, on Shands Road, is currently cordoned off for a scene examination.

It is expected to be cleared by midday today.

Police continue to investigate the scene to establish what has occurred.

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Issued by Police Media Centre