City Central Local Area Command
Police Appeal After Man Assaulted – City Central
Police are appealing for information after a man was allegedly assaulted near a nightclub in Cockle Bay.
About 5.30 am today a man was ejected from a night club due to his level of intoxication and was found moments later in a laneway near Wheat Road.
He was taken to St. Vincent’s Hospital for treatment to a suspected broken jaw.
City Central Police are investigating the assault and are appealing to anyone who might have been in Wheat Road and saw what happened to contact them.
Detectives are also appealing for anyone who might know the identity of a man believed to be of Pacific Islander appearance who was seen getting into a taxi soon after the man was injured.
Anyone with information on the assault or the identity of the man is urged to contact City Central Police via Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000. All information will be treated in strict confidence.