Man’s brutal bashing
POLICE are searching for a gang of thugs who pushed a man to the ground and kicked him repeatedly.
The 28-year-old was walking down Cardigan Lane, Newtown, about 12.30am yesterday when he was approached by three men, one of whom was dressed in a white hoodie and baggy jeans. After the bashing, the victim’s backpack was stolen. The attackers fled towards O’Dea Reserve.
A police helicopter failed to find the attackers, who had ditched some of his belongings nearby. The victim described his attackers as in their mid-20s, caucasian, with a slim build.