Weymouth attack leaves man needing surgery

Weymouth attack leaves man needing surgery

Published by The Wessex FM News Team at 7:55am 23rd January 2018. (Updated at 8:07am 23rd January 2018)

It happened at around half three on sunday morning outside the Rum Shack in Maiden Street.

A man's needed surgery to his leg after being set upon in Weymouth town centre.
The incident happened at around 3.30am on Sunday 21outside The Rum Shack in Maiden Street.

The victim is a local man in his 40s.

Detective Constable Jacqui Gravenor, of Weymouth CID, said:

"We are still trying to establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident and I am appealing to anyone who may have witnessed the incident or who has any further information to please come forward.

"We have been carrying out CCTV and house-to-house enquiries and investigations are ongoing."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk, or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55180010550. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.