Serious assault in Ilfracombe High Street - witnesses sought

WITNESSES are being sought to an assault which took place in Ilfracombe High Street on the morning of Tuesday, August 4. Details of the incident were released by the police yesterday (Tuesday). The victim, aged 30 and from the Combe Martin area, was str

WITNESSES are being sought to an assault which took place in Ilfracombe High Street on the morning of Tuesday, August 4.

Details of the incident were released by the police yesterday (Tuesday).

The victim, aged 30 and from the Combe Martin area, was struck several times to his head with an unknown object. He sustained serious head injuries.

The incident took place at 8.40am when the suspect approached the victim near the Pantry Bakery and Webbers Estate Agency.


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The police are asking anyone with information to ring Ilfracombe Police Station on 08452 777444, quoting crime reference CI/09/912 or CONTACT Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

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