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Serious assault in Lower Hutt

Published: Wed 21 Sep 2016 12:53 PM
Serious assault in Lower Hutt
Hutt Valley police are investigating a serious assault which took place at an address on Randwick Road, Moera at approximately 7:20pm last night.
A male is currently in ICU at Wellington Hospital with facial fractures, fractured skull and lacerations to his head. His condition is described as critical.
“A team of investigators are making enquiries and police are speaking to a 43 year-old male in relation to the incident,” said Detective Senior Sergeant Glenn Barnett.
“Police staff and the Environmental and Science Research (ESR) team are also continuing a scene examination at the address today,” says Mr Barnett.
Police ask anyone who has information about the incident or witnessed anything to please call Detective Senior Sergeant Glenn Barnett on 021 190 9768 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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