Police are seeking the help of the public in regards to a serious assault which occurred on the Tweed Street/Elles Road intersection vicinity at about 12.40 a.m. on Sunday 29th January 2012.
One male pedestrian has been walking in the area where a white van, possibly a Toyota with tinted windows, has stopped and a male has got out of the vehicle to then seriously assault the victim.
This male is described a Caucasian, wearing a white T shirt. It is unknown if there were any other occupants in the van.
As a result the victim required treatment at Southland hospital as he received moderate facial injuries.
If anyone has witnessed this assault or has any information which could assist the enquiry please call the Invercargill Police Station on 03 2110400