Man attacked by Forches gang

POLICE in Barnstaple are appealing for witnesses after a 25-year-old local man was allegedly attacked by a group of men early on Monday morning. The victim was left with facial injuries when he was punched to the ground in the Gould Road area of Forches.

POLICE in Barnstaple are appealing for witnesses after a 25-year-old local man was allegedly attacked by a group of men early on Monday morning.

The victim was left with facial injuries when he was punched to the ground in the Gould Road area of Forches.

Although there is no clear description of the suspects, it is believed that a group of up to six men were present.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 08452 777444 quoting crime reference CB/09/2277 or ring Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.


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