September 29th, 2016

Man suffers broken jaw in Stratford attack

Man suffers broken jaw in Stratford attack Man suffers broken jaw in Stratford attack

A MAN suffered a broken jaw after an attack in Stratford town centre.

It happened in  Rother Street in the early hours of Sunday (December 13).

At around 1:15am the victim, a man in his 20s, was using a cash point on the corners of Rother Street, Meer Street and Wood Street when he was approached by a man asking him for money.

The victim refused, and following a verbal altercation the attacker went to get into a taxi. He then walked back to the victim and hit him before getting into the taxi which drove away.

The victim sustained a suspected broken jaw and required treatment at University Hospital, Coventry.

Police want  to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the incident. Anyone with any information should call police on the non-emergency 101 number quoting incident reference number 40 of Sunday 13 October.

Alternatively contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online.

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