Police for information about Torquay assault


Ash Bolt

Police have called for the community’s help in their investigation into a New Year’s Eve assault in Torquay.

Torquay detectives took to social media this week to ask for help locating a video that had been shared online that allegedly showed the assault of a 15-year-old boy.

Police said the boy was allegedly attacked by a group of up to 10 males and females about 9.15pm on December 31 and suffered “significant facial injuries”.

“Information has been received that a video of the incident may be in circulation on social media and Police are seeking assistance to locate [the video],” they shared on Facebook.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or Torquay CIU on 5264 3454.