30 November 2015

Police seek witnesses to Griffith assault

| Charlotte
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ACT Policing has called for public assistance as it searches for a man involved in an altercation in at the Stuart Flats in Griffith last night.

About 5.15pm yesterday, a man was allegedly stabbed at Stuart Flats (across Captain Crescent from Manuka shops). The incident allegedly occurred near the carport at the rear of the building.

ACT Ambulance Service treated a man for multiple stab wounds at the scene and transported him to The Canberra Hospital in a stable condition.

The male offender is described as being approximately 30 years old, Caucasian, 180-185cm tall (5’11” – 6’1”), with black hair and a solid build. He was wearing blue jeans and a light blue t-shirt.

The man was last seen running in the direction of Evans Crescent and Canberra Avenue in Griffith.

Police are urging anyone who may have seen a man matching this description to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via act.crimestoppers.com.au. Information can be provided anonymously.

ACT Policing remind people they should not report crime information via police Facebook and Twitter pages.

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