Letchworth assault leaves man with significant facial injuries

PUBLISHED: 10:54 16 October 2018 | UPDATED: 10:54 16 October 2018

Police are appealing for information after a man in his 20s suffered facial injuries during an assault in Letchworth

Police are appealing for information after a man in his 20s suffered facial injuries during an assault in Letchworth

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A man in his 20s suffered significant injuries to his face after intervening in an altercation between a group of men in Letchworth.

Police are now appealing for information about the assault – which happened near the war memorial in Station Parade during the early hours of Saturday, October 6.

They are particularly keen to trace a member of the public who came to assist the victim.

Investigator Maurice Burton said: “The victim was assisted by a man who helped him get home. We are keen to trace this person as he may have information that could assist our enquiries.

“I would also like to hear from anyone else who may have witnessed the incident or events leading up to it.

“If you have any information at all, please contact us.”

Anyone with information should email maurice.burton@herts.pnn.police.uk, or call police on 101 quoting reference 41/44331/18.

You can also report information online at www.herts.police.uk/Report.

Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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