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14-year-old assaulted in Masterton park

News from Masterton Police
A fourteen year old girl was assaulted yesterday morning when she was walking in the Queens Elizabeth II Park.

The young female was walking along the path beside the river, between the Swing Bridge and Colombo Road.

Police would like to hear from anyone in the area at this time, especially a member of the public who was walking a small black dog at that time and may have seen the incident, causing the offender to run off

Anyone with information can contact Detective Mike Smith at the Masterton Police Station on 06 3700300 or by ringing the ‘Crimestoppers’ line anonymously on 0800 555 111.