Police are seeking information from the public after a 53 year old man sustained chest and head injuries.
The incident happened on High St Motueka about 10.20pm on Sunday January 24 2016. The man is currently in a stable condition in the intensive care unit at Wellington Hospital.
Police are seeking information from anyone who was in the area between Woodlands Ave and Lowe St after 10pm and saw anything that may be related to this incident. Police are also interested in information about the movements of a blue Subaru Legacy station wagon prior to that time.
Anyone with information that may be relevant to this investigation should contact Constable Jonathon Hauschild at Nelson Police Ph 03 5463840. Information can also be given by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.