Police think Braunton man was assaulted

POLICE in Barnstaple are appealing for witnesses following a possible assault in the town. A 20-year-old man from Braunton was found on the ground with facial injuries but had no recollection of how these were sustained. However, Police believe he was ass

POLICE in Barnstaple are appealing for witnesses following a possible assault in the town.

A 20-year-old man from Braunton was found on the ground with facial injuries but had no recollection of how these were sustained.

However, Police believe he was assaulted by being punched in the eye.

The incident took place at around midnight on Thursday, August 20 in Diamond Street.


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Anyone with information is asked to contact the Police on 08452 777 444, or Crimestoppers in confidence on 0800 555 111, quoting crime reference number CB/09/3376.

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