Update: 6:43PM POLICE are searching for a man for allegedly assaulting a Labasa hotel receptionist last night.
Spokesman Inspector Atunaisa Sokomuri this afternoon said the incident occurred at 6.30pm.
"The victim was working when the alleged incident occurred. The suspect stole $3000 and a cheque of $1000," Insp Sokomuri said.
The victim is now recovering in the hospital, he said.
"At the moment, police officers are still searching for the suspect."