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Help needed to find man who assaulted woman on pathway from The Terrace


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Wellington Police are seeking help from the public to identify a man following an assault in Wellington late last month.

The incident happened on 20 January at about 10.30pm along the pathway that leads from The Terrace to Boyd Wilson Field.

While walking along the path a woman was followed by the man.

After putting on a balaclava, he ran after her and tackled her to the ground. He pinned her on the ground for a short time before jumping up and running back down the pathway.

The man (pictured) is Caucasian, 20-30 years of age and was wearing a grey hoodie with a black Adidas emblem on the front of it. He has knee length green camouflage shorts on and blue shoes with white socks.

If you think you know this man or recognise this clothing please contact Detective Constable Sam McKenzie at the Wellington Police on 04 381 2000 or information can be shared anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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