Group goes on rampage

Wanneroo Times - - Wanneroo Link -

THREE peo­ple were as­saulted and robbed in a spate of at­tacks across Joon­dalup on Thurs­day night.

The first in­ci­dent oc­curred about 7pm, when a man in his 30s was walk­ing home through Cen­tral Park just off Grand Boule­vard.

The man was ap­proached by a group of peo­ple who de­manded he hand over al­co­hol he had pur­chased at a nearby shop­ping cen­tre.

When the vic­tim re­fused, he was punched in the head, caus­ing him to fall to the ground, then fur­ther as­saulted be­fore hav­ing his al­co­hol stolen.

The vic­tim was taken by St John Am­bu­lance to Joon­dalup Health Cam­pus for treat­ment.

The se­cond oc­curred about 8pm when a man in his 30s was walk­ing through Cen­tral Park and was ap­proached by a group of peo­ple.

A man in the group de­manded the vic­tim’s wal­let and was punched when he re­fused to give it over, caus­ing him to fall to the ground.

The group con­tin­ued to as­sault the vic­tim and stole his wal­let.

About 8.30pm a boy in his teens was catch­ing a bus from Joon­dalup train sta­tion.

As he boarded the bus he was pulled back­wards, thrown to the ground and as­saulted by a group of peo­ple.

Joon­dalup De­tec­tives are ap­peal­ing for any­one with in­for­ma­tion about these in­ci­dents or who might have CCTV vi­sion of a group in these ar­eas to call Crime Stop­pers on 1800 333 000 or to make a re­port on­line.

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