Elderly woman hurt in shock incident

April 20, 2023 5:30 pm in by

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An elderly woman has been taken to the Royal Hobart Hospital following an assault in the Hobart CBD on Wednesday. 

It’s alleged a group of youths were throwing items from the top floor of the Argyle Street Carpark into Wellington Walk, when a full can of soft drink struck the 76-year-old.

A 13-year-old, understood to be a girl, was arrested and will be subject to the provisions of the Youth Justice Act.

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Police are asking any witnesses to come forward.