Assault and robbery in Perth CBD, WA

Perth Detectives are seeking the public’s assistance for information to assist them with their investigation into an assault and robbery incident that occurred on Monday, 17 December 2018, in the Perth CBD.

During the afternoon, a man in his 20s was crossing Wellington Street near William Street when he was approached by three dark skinned males aged between 15 to 25 years. The man was pushed to the ground and assaulted by the group. , WA Police say

Whist the man lay on the ground the offenders grabbed the man’s wallet and some recently purchased Christmas presents before running away. One was seen running along William Street towards Hay Street and the other two ran along Wellington Street towards the arena.

The victim was treated in hospital for a fractured rib and bruised cheek and wrist.

A lot of people were in the area at the time of the assault and Detectives are urging anyone who saw the incident or has any information to call Crime Stoppers.

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