Woman hurt in attack at Gold Coast taxi rank

A WOMAN has been bailed up and assaulted in a frightening sex attack at a Gold Coast taxi rank overnight. 

It’s alleged the 24-year-old woman was waiting for a cab on Boulton Rd, Nerang around 10.45pm on Saturday when she was by a man who launched a violent attack.


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The terrified woman was indecently assaulted and had to be treated by paramedics for grazes to her leg, arm and hand.

Gold Coast detectives are now appealing for public assistance to help locate the woman’s attacker.

He’s been described as being of Pacific Islander appearance, aged between 20 and 30, approximately 170cm tall, with shaved dark brown hair, a large build and tattoos on both arms. He was wearing a singlet and shorts.

Anyone who may recognise the man or has any information which could assist in the investigation is urged to contact Nerang Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.