Wollongong Local Area Command
Police Appeal For Information Following Attack Of Elderly Wheelchair Bound Woman – Bellambi
Police will address the media in relation to the assault of a 79-year-old wheelchair bound woman at Bellambi yesterday.
The incident which occurred on Rothery Street approximately 50 metres from Kell Crescent left the woman with a large laceration to her leg.
Police are appealing for anyone with information about the identity or whereabouts of the two teens who allegedly attacked her to come forward.
Police have been advised that the victim of the assault will not be available for comment as she will be seeking further medical treatment today.
If anyone has information or witnessed this offence, please call Wollongong Police via Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.