Man forced to get cash after uncle bashed

Police are hunting robbers who forced a young man to withdraw money from an ATM machine after bashing his uncle outside his Chinese medical clinic in Auckland.

Police said the 49-year-old clinic owner was locking up about 10pm on Tuesday when he was attacked by three men.

He was punched and kicked and his nephew, in his 20s, was frogmarched to two nearby money machines and forced to withdraw hundreds of dollars before he too was assaulted.

The robbers were in their early 20s and Maori or Pacific Islanders.

The clinic owner has a suspected broken jaw and his nephew received facial injuries.

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