At 9:20 pm on Friday, 29 December, 2017, he 68 year old male victim was walking home along Wright Street, Adelaide, when an unknown male approached him, verbally abused him and demanded money. The victim tried to avoid him but the male produced a needle from his right pants pocket and demanded the victim hand over cash and property. The male reached into the victim’s pocket and stole $225 in cash.
Police are seeking a male of Aboriginal appearance, 35-40 years, slim to medium build with dark facial hair. He was wearing a grey or green baseball cap with a black motif on the front similar to the ‘Hurley’ motif, a white bandana, a black hooded top with a white ‘Champion’ motif on the front, grey or green 3/4 pants, white socks, blue sandshoes with 3 white stripes on the toe and base, and was holding a black phone.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or by using the Make a Report button at the top of the page. Please quote reference 18-89.