Strangers attack pair in Northbridge then steal their belongings

Brianna DuganThe West Australian
Police are asking for help after two people were attacked by strangers.
Camera IconPolice are asking for help after two people were attacked by strangers. Credit: Pilbara News

A man and woman were brutally assaulted by a group of strangers and had their belongings stolen in Northbridge early this morning.

The man, 31, and woman, 26, were walking along the footpath on William Street near Roe Street when they were assaulted by the group.

The woman was thrown to the ground and kicked a number of times. She also had her handbag stolen.

The man was punched several times, resulting in a cut to his head.

The pair were taken to Royal Perth Hospital for treatment.

Detectives are investigating the incident and are asking anyone who witnessed the incident or has information about it to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a report online at crimestoppers.wa.com.au.

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