13 October 2021

Police seeking footage of knife fight near Weston skate park

| Kim Treasure
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Police are seeking information after a fight in Weston last week. Photo: File.

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a fight near the Weston skate park on Thursday afternoon (7 October) involving a knife.

At about 5 pm, two young men at the barbecue area adjacent to the skate park were approached by another two young men. Police say an altercation followed, and one of the offenders brandished a knife.

The first offender is described as being of slim build, about 170 cm (5’7”) tall, with olive complexion.

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The second offender is described as being about 180 cm (5’11”) tall, of Caucasian appearance, with blond hair.

The two young men left the scene in a white car, possibly a Mitsubishi Lancer.

Police believe several people captured the incident on camera and are seeking any footage or photographs taken in the vicinity of the Weston skate park between 5 pm and 5:30 pm.

Additionally, anyone who witnessed the assault who has not yet spoken to police is urged to come forward.

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Anyone with information that may assist police is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website. Please quote 6926602. Information can be provided anonymously.

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