20 Jan 2012

Police hunt for rapist

1:04 pm on 20 January 2012

Police are hunting for a man who raped a young woman in a south Auckland park.

They say the 19-year-old was sitting in a reserve off Roscommon Road in Manurewa at about 11pm on Wednesday night when four men walked up to her.

The police say one of the group took took her into bushes at the reserve and raped her, while the other three watched.

They say the rapist is about 19-years-old, has a Samoan accent and was wearing a distinctive yellow and black cap.