Man sought for king-hit

20:44, Jun 30 2014

Wanaka police are looking for a man who king-hit another man in Wanaka early on Sunday morning, knocking the victim unconscious and badly breaking his nose.

Senior Constable Ian Henderson said police were looking for a man described as being of solid build, about 1.95 metres (6ft 5in), with a beard and moustache.

The incident took place on the corner of Helwick and Brownston streets about 2am. Anyone with information on the assault is urged to contact Wanaka police.


The Southland Times