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

Archant

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.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Comet. Click the link in the orange box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the The Comet