Police call for witnesses

SEARCH: Police are looking for witnesses to an assault which left a man with serious injuries last week.
SEARCH: Police are looking for witnesses to an assault which left a man with serious injuries last week.

Whyalla police are appealing for witnesses to an assault last week where a man was left with serious injuries, his alleged attacker has been arrested.

It is alleged about 4.30pm, Friday, December 1, the victim was walking through a park at the intersection of Colebrook Street and Pickhaver Street when he was assaulted by a man known to him.

The victim was able to get to a nearby shopping centre and raise the alarm before he was taken to hospital for treatment.

Following an investigation, about 6.50pm the same night, police attended a Whyalla Stuart home and arrested a 20-year-old man from the address.

He has been charged with aggravated cause harm, unlawfully on premises and resist arrest. He will appear in the Whyalla Magistrates Court on Monday, December 4.