A girl was cut on her face and neck with glass during an alleged sexual assault in Porirua / Whitby last night.
She was walking in a walkway between Tairangi School and Whitby, when approached and attacked.
Police are investigating the incident, and supporting the victim.
A post on Facebook from a family member of the girl describes the attacker as a male wearing black pants, a black hoodie, and white shoes.
We encourage locals to be aware and alert of this incident, and to avoid walking alone until more information is released by the police in reference to the attacker.