Man in critical condition after Auckland assault

  • 14/12/2015
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A man is critically injured after being assaulted in south Auckland.

Police were called to a disturbance in a carpark off Eric Baker Place, Papatoetoe, about 3am this morning, Senior Sergeant Jono Chappell says.

Officers found a man with critical injuries, who was taken to Middlemore Hospital.

The man had been assaulted, Sen Sgt Chappell said.

A hospital spokeswoman said the man was still serious and undergoing tests.

Police are working to establish what happened.

NZN