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Police hunt Wellington tackler

NZ Newswire logoNZ Newswire 9/02/2017

Police car © SNPA Police car Wellington police are on the look out for a man who donned a balaclava before tackling a woman as she walked through Victoria University grounds at night.

The man, aged between 20 and 30, followed the woman along the path way that leads from The Terrace to Boyd Wilson Field before putting on the mask and tackling her to the ground.

He pinned her down for before running back down the path.

The incident happened about 10.30pm on January 20.

He was wearing a grey adidas hoodie, green camouflage shorts and blue shoes with white socks.

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