Smurfs sought for questioning over assault

Smurfs sought for questioning over assault

Smurfs wanted for Questioning in Australian Assualt

Four men dressed as classic 80s animated characters The Smurfs are being sought for questioning over an assault in Melbourne, Australia.

One of the men, reportedly dressed as Papa Smurf confronted a man in the northern suburbs of Melbourne demanding a cigarette and a light; after the man refused to provide a cigarette he departed the scene and was later assaulted.

Police have stated they are unsure of whether the Sumrfs were responsible for the assault, but would like to interview them as they seek information on the attack.

Prior to the December 16th attack the four men in fancy dress are reported to have asked a woman in a parking lot close to the intersection of West and Pascoe Street’s for help in starting a white VS Commodore motor car. melbourne police have released CCTV footage and still images of the four Smurfs they are seeking in connection with the crime.

On The Web:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-01-09/smurfs-sought-for-questioning-over-assault/4457528

http://www.theage.com.au/victoria/smoking-smurfs-sought-over-blue-in-the-suburbs-20130109-2cfd6.html