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Appeal for witnesses following assault- Reading

Alert message sent 07/03/2019 15:00:00

Information sent on behalf of Thames Valley Police

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following an assault in Reading.

Between 3.30am and 4am on Monday (4/3) an altercation took place between two men outside Favourite Chicken and Ribs on St Mary’s Butts Road, Reading.

Another man in his twenties has tried to break up the fight, and then one of the men then punched the victim in the face.

The victim suffered a broken jaw and attended the John Radcliffe Hospital. He has since been discharged.

The offender is described as a black man in his twenties, 5ft 11ins tall with athletic build. He was wearing a white T-shirt, black tracksuit bottoms and had a black man bag.

He left the scene on a silver mountain bike.

Investigating officer, Detective Constable Hugh Bailey, of Force CID in Reading, said: “We are appealing for witnesses to this assault.

“The victim was trying to stop a fight and ended up becoming a victim, we would ask anyone with information to please come forward.”

Anyone with information should contact Thames Valley Police either online or by calling 101 quoting reference 43190068584.
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Liz Herbert (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Reading LPA)

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