Police appeal for witnesses after robbery

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Nelson Police are appealing for witnesses following an aggravated robbery early today.

A police spokesperson says three men visiting from overseas were reportedly attacked by up to six people in an alleyway leading from Bridge Street to Montgomery carpark about 1.50am.

“Personal items were taken, and one of the men sustained a broken nose and a fractured jaw.”

Anyone who may have seen the group behaving aggressively or witnessed the incident is urged to call Nelson Police on 03 546 3840.

Or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.