Australia: Landscaper, 21, and a colleague were ‘bashed and whipped with belts by gang of African teenagers’ in a vicious attack – ‘They are animals’

‘They are animals’: Landscaper, 21, recalls the moment he and a colleague were ‘bashed and whipped with belts by gang of African teenagers’ in a vicious attack while they worked at St Kilda beach:

  • A 21-year-old man who was viciously bashed described his attackers as ‘animals’
  • Landscaper Andrew was at Melbourne’s St Kilda when the attack happened
  • He said the men who were of African appearance forced their way onto the site
  • Police are currently reviewing CCTV footage in an attempt to find the culprits

A man who was viciously bashed during an unprovoked gang attack while working was stomped on and whipped with a belt by people he described as ‘animals’.

Andrew Wills, a 21-year-old landscaper, was working with his colleague, Nathan, outside the St Kilda Life Saving Club, in Melbourne’s south-east, on Monday at 7.30pm when the incident occurred.

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