New Year assault
PERTH Detectives are looking for information about an assault that occurred early on New Year’s Day.
About 1.20am on Tuesday, January 1, a group of four women and two men were walking along Mounts Bay Road when they were approached by another group of four to five people walking in the other direction.
An altercation occurred, leaving all six members of the first group with injuries and requiring treatment at Royal Perth Hospital.
A 60-year-old woman was knocked unconscious, received a black eye and hit her head on the road, a 26year-old woman was knocked unconscious, broke her collarbone and required sutures to the back of her head, and the other four people received minor injuries.
Police attended the scene and took two men into custody.
Anyone who was in the area at the time or has dashcam vision is asked to contact Crime Stoppers.