Appeal To Find Girl's Attacker
POLICE investigating a violent
attack on a teenage girl after New
Year's Eve celebrations say they
have a good description and image of the offender.
They are now calling for
witnesses to come forward.
"We're appealing to members of
the public who might have seen
what appeared to be a domestic
situation between a male and
female- to come forward."
Constable Rob Delia Sala from
Adelaide CIB said.
The attack happened after, a
16-year-old girl, who had been
partying with friends, became
separated from them.
At about 3.45am on January 1
this year, the teenager - wearing
white pants, a black halter neck
top, slip- on shoes and carrying a
denim bag - was walking along
Hindley St towards King William
St when she noticed a man following her.
When he caught up to her on the
corner of Hindley and Gray
streets he grabbed her from
behind, then dragged her down
Gray St to Newmarket St, where
he sexually assaulted her.
The man - described as being of
southern European appearance,
about l88cm tall with a solid
muscular build - then ran towards
North Tce. "The attack was of a
particularly violent nature; the
victim sustained some bruising to
the face," Constable Delia Sala
The offender is also described as
having a tanned complexion,
short dark hair, bushy eyebrows
with stubble on his face and a
He was wearing a black long
sleeve top, black dress pants and
a gold chain around his neck..Crime Stoppers-1800 333 000.
Adelaide Advertiser (7- 4-2004)
Identikit of suspect