17 Jun 2015

Police release images after daylight attack

9:55 pm on 17 June 2015

A man captured on CCTV cameras before a woman was sexually assaulted in a Lower Hutt park has been identified, the Police say.

The woman was walking along the eastern side of the Hutt Riverbank last Thursday afternoon when she was attacked.

Earlier today, Police released an image of a man with a distinctive tattoo on his leg who was captured on camera about an hour before the attack.

The Police said the man has now been located and was helping them with their inquiries.

They said their investigation was continuing.