Classic Predatory Attack

News story.

POLICE have charged four people after a man was assaulted and robbed in Brisbane City yesterday.

It will be alleged around 4.45am, a 17-year-old Annerley man was approached by a group of youths on the Ann Street side of King George Square and asked for a cigarette.

As the man went to get out a cigarette, the group allegedly began to assault him before he tried to move away.

In regards to what and who constitutes a threat, what young people lack in skill and experience they make up for in numbers and enthusiasm.

This attack is the sort of classic predatory attack you could expect to see in a text book.

4.45am.

17yr old victim.

Alone.

Group of youths.

Ask for a cigarette.

etc.