Mystery attack: Police appeal for information

2011-07-22 00:00

POLICE are asking for inform-ation about an assault on Thabo Mthalane (26) of Sarojini Road, Northdale, on June 26.

Mthalane was assaulted by a group of unknown people after he was awoken by noises outside his home, and saw a group of unknown men loitering.

One of the men threw a brick which struck his face, seriously injuring him.

When Mthalane asked the suspect why he did it he responded by swearing at him and the group fled.

Mthalane’s front door and window were also damaged. The motive for the attack is unknown.

Police appeal to anyone with information about the incident to call the Mountain Rise detective commander, Colonel Chris Wiles, at 033 387 9621 or 079 500 1306.

Anonymous callers should contact Crime Stop at 08600 10111.

— Witness Reporter.

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