Police are investigating after an assault in Manor Lakes on Tuesday, 8 February.
It’s believed two males were walking when they were approached by two other males and one female unknown to them about 10.20 pm.
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One of the offending males asked to shake the hand of the two males who declined the proposition.
The two offending males and female then followed the two males to an address in the vicinity of Eildon Avenue and Mulwala Court and verbally remonstrated with them outside the address.
Another male, said to be the victim’s 17 year old brother, approached the offending group to quell the disturbance and was assaulted by the offending group. The victim, a 21-year-old Manor Lakes Man, ran to the Manor Lakes Shopping Centre and asked witnesses to call police.
The victim was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The 17-year-old brother was uninjured and stated that the three offenders were of African appearance.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au