Man allegedly attacked from behind by two men in Chickerell

Man allegedly attacked from behind by two men in Chickerell

Published by George Sharpe at 4:13pm 9th October 2019. (Updated at 4:38pm 9th October 2019)

A local man in his 20s was reportedly approached from behind by two men and hit on the back of the head, causing him to fall to the floor.

The victim's head was slammed into the ground. He had to be taken to hospital because of his head injuries.

The incident reportedly happened on North Square around 6:45pm on Thursday 3rd October.

The suspects were described as wearing black clothing. 

Police are asking witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.
Police are asking witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.

Dorset Police are asking witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.

Investigations Officer Adam Carter, of Weymouth CID, said:

"I am appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time and saw or heard anything suspicious to please get in touch."

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 55190156374. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.