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Did you witness an assault in Kidderminster?

Officers from West Mercia Police are investigating an assault in New Road, Kidderminster in the early hours of Saturday morning.

The incident happened close to Nu Bar at around 2.25am on Saturday (10 June).

A 19-year-old man suffered a fractured jaw that required surgery and a possible concussion, after he is reported to have been hit by a man following a verbal altercation.

PC Ian Heeks of West Mercia Police said: "This is a nasty assault that has caused significant injury to the victim and we'd like to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time.

"A number of men are believed to have been involved in the altercation and we are aware of several possible witnesses, some of which helped assist the victim prior to ambulance arriving.

"I ask anyone with information to call 101, quoting incident number 93s of 10 June."

Alternatively, if you want to give information but don't want to give your name you can call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or use their anonymous online form at https://crimestoppers-uk.org

Crimestoppers are not part of the police, when you contact them you won't be identified. The only person who knows you have given information is you.

 

Issued: 2pm, Monday 12 June, Paul Roberts, Corporate Communications

Published 12/06/17