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Police seek witnesses to kebab shop assault

Stratford Editorial 1st Jan, 2016 Updated: 28th Oct, 2016

POLICE are appealing for information following an assault  in a Stratford takeaway.

Two men were  assaulted by at least three other men in Stratford Kebab Shop on Meer Street around 12.30am on Tuesday December 29.

One of the victims sustained a facial injury, and the other was momentarily knocked unconscious.

Det Sgt Bal Gill said: “This assault happened in a busy place and must have been witnessed by several people.

“We believe that two women also filmed it on their phones. We are keen to speak to these witnesses, or anyone else who may have information.”

Call 101 number quoting incident reference number 5 of Tuesday 29 December. Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online. No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and callers will not go to court.

A 16-year-old boy and a 17-year-old boy, both from Stratford have both been arrested in connection with the incident and are currently on bail until January 26.

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