Police are looking for a man who allegedly struck a person
with a blunt instrument in central Dunedin yesterday.
The victim was in Dowling St about 2.35pm when he was
approached by a man who was known to him, Sergeant James Ure
The man allegedly demanded property from the victim, who was
later struck across the head with a ''blunt instrument''.
The victim was later taken to Dunedin Hospital for treatment
to his forehead.
Police would like to speak to Jeremy Ching (35) about the
Sgt Ure said Ching was believed to be a ''potentially
unstable person'', and should not be approached.
Anyone with information was urged to contact Dunedin police
on 471-4800, or via the anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800