22 Sep 2018

Serious assault in Christchurch

1:42 pm on 22 September 2018

A man who was hospitalised after a serious assault in Christchurch may be released later today.

The assault took place in Hornby near the mall shortly after midnight.

A cordon was up on Shands Road, but had since been lifted.

A police spokesperson said the condition of the 41-year-old victim had since improved.

An investigation is still ongoing.