Police appeal for witnesses to Pirton assault

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Pirton.The incident occurred outside The Fox Pub in High Street between 7.15pm and 7.35pm on April 16. Following a verbal altercation in the street a 50-year-old man was assaulted in his red Rang

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Pirton.

The incident occurred outside The Fox Pub in High Street between 7.15pm and 7.35pm on April 16. Following a verbal altercation in the street a 50-year-old man was assaulted in his red Range Rover. He was not injured.

A 34-year-old Hitchin man was arrested at the scene and has been released on police bail.

PC Steve Cook, investigating, said: "I am sure that the pub will have been quite busy at the time and I would like to appeal to anyone who may have seen what happened or has any information about the incident to contact police."


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Anyone with information is asked to call PC Cooke on 0845 3300 222 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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