Heavy police presence at Liberton incident

Photo: Gregor Richardson
Photo: Gregor Richardson
Police descended on the Dunedin suburb of Liberton after an apparent assault yesterday evening.

A police spokeswoman said they received a report shortly after 7pm of a man with a knife in Wilkinson St and a victim with a broken leg. 

Police were  searching the area for the alleged offender, she said.

There was a heavy police presence at the scene about 7.30pm  and officers had called for an ambulance and a dog team.

A car was parked in the middle of the street as an agitated person in the passenger seat remonstrated with police.

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