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Man jumped by group of men, armed with weapons in Alice Springs


A man has suffered serious injuries after being jumped by a group of men in Alice Springs.

The 47-year-old was walking along a service road adjacent to the Gap Road when he was attacked just after 11am yesterday.

Police say they physically assaulted him with weapons before stealing his wallet, which contained a large sum of cash.

The victim took himself to hospital, where he remains in a stable condition.

Police are appealing for witnesses and any footage of the area around Gap Road and Brookes Street between 11am and noon.

Anyone with information is urged to contact 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.