Did you witness assault in Stoke-on-Trent?

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault in Stoke-on-Trent on Wednesday, December 16.

The incident is believed to involve an altercation between a group of people on Stafford Street around 7pm.

An 80-year-old man from Stoke-on-Trent was taken to hospital with a facial injury, and a 41-year-old man sustained minor facial injuries. A 25-year-old woman was reported to have been punched in the face by another man.

Inquiries to establish the circumstances of the incident are ongoing and officers are keen to hear from anyone who may have information.

If you witnessed the assault, or have information, please call 101, quoting incident 647 of December 16. Alternatively, you can contact the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, by calling 0800 555 111 or via their anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. Details cannot be traced and you will not go to court.

Author: sp24237

Communications Officer at Staffordshire Police