Man Assaulted in Andover

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Assault in London Street Early Friday Morning.

Police are appealing for information after a man was assaulted in Andover.

At some time between 1.30am and 2.25am on Friday, January 18 the 24-year-old victim was on London Street when he was approached by the offender. The offender then punched the victim causing a cut to his lip.

The victim attended Salisbury Hospital where he received five stitches.

The man police want to speak to is described as:

  • White
  • Around 5ft 7ins
  • Proportionate build
  • Short dark hair
  • Wearing a white shirt with a collar and smart black trousers

PC Patrick Coveney, said: “We know that there were a number of people in the area at the time of the incident. I would urge these people to come forward and tell us what they saw. I would also urge anyone with any other information to come forward and speak to us and help us find the person responsible.”

Anyone with information should contact Andover DCID on 101 or call Crimestoppers, the charity, anonymously on 0800 555 111.