16 Mar 2012

Assault in Auckland, woman in hospital

8:00 pm on 16 March 2012

Police say a woman is seriously injured after she was assaulted in central Auckland Friday.

A spokesperson says police were alerted to an altercation between two people at a lunch bar in Pitt Street just after cpm.

The woman, 45, is having surgery at Auckland Hospital.

The spokesperson says a man is helping police with their inquiries.