Arrest after Stevenage assault ‘breaks man’s jaw’

Police are investigating after a man had his jaw broken in Stevenage at the weekend.

Police are investigating after a man had his jaw broken in Stevenage at the weekend. - Credit: Archant

A 31-year-old has been arrested after an alleged assault in Stevenage over the weekend left a man with a fractured jaw.

The incident is described as happening in the High Street at about 3.10am on Saturday, with a man in his 20s allegedly punched in the face.

Det Con Kate Rickard, who is investigating, said: “I’m appealing for anyone who saw the alleged assault or believes they may have information that could assist our ongoing investigation to get in touch.”

A 31-year-old man from Stevenage has been arrested on suspicion of assault, and has been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

Anyone with information should contact DC Rickard on 101 or kate.rickard@herts.pnn.police.uk, or report information online at herts.police.uk/report.

Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or crimestoppers-uk.org.


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