31 Jan 2015

Serious assault in Queenstown

5:55 pm on 31 January 2015

Police are investigating a serious assault that took place in Queenstown in the early hours of this morning.

Queenstown assault

Police would like to identify the male in the photograph who is wearing a dark T-shirt and dark skinny jeans. Photo: Supplied / NZ Police

A man was knocked unconscious and fell to the pavement where several more blows were delivered, police said.

Police said the assault happened at 2.45am outside a burger bar.

They would like to identify a man who was photographed during the assault and would also like to hear from any witnesses.

The condition of the victim was not given.