Dunedin police are searching for a man accsued of assaulting
four people with a bottle near the Octagon on Saturday
Senior Sergeant Craig Brown said two males and a female
became involved in an altercation with the man on Princes St
Another female became involved later.
It was not known what sparked the assaults, but alcohol was
thought to be a factor, he said.
Three of the victims, aged from late teens to early 20s, were
taken to Dunedin Hospital with minor to moderate injuries,
but all were discharged soon after.
None of the victims were known to the man.
Snr Sgt Brown said police had yet to locate the suspect, but
were ''following a positive line of inquiry''.