Southern District Police are currently searching for a man after a woman was seriously assaulted at Christies Beach this morning.
Just before 8am on Monday 29 October, police and ambulance crews were called to house on Cocking Road, where they located a woman with multiple injuries. She was treated at the scene before being taken to the Flinders Medical Centre in a serious but stable condition.
The suspect man who is known to the victim is believed to have left the house on foot.
He is described as Caucasian, 33-years-old, 178cms with a slim build, light brown hair with a beard, wearing a dark clothing.
Police patrols are searching the area, anyone with information on his whereabouts or possible sightings is asked to contact the police assistance line on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.