Witnesses needed to Plymouth assault

Thursday, November 17th, 2022 6:00am

By Radio Exe news

Image: Devon & Cornwall Police

Women scratched & punched

Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Plymouth city centre which left a woman with a serious facial injury.

Officers are investigating a report that the victim, aged in her 30s, was punched and scratched by a female suspect in the early hours of Saturday 29 October.

The incident happened in an area between The Bank pub and the Theatre Royal at around 4.25 am.

Detectives have appealed for witnesses and would particularly like to hear from a male on a bicycle who stopped and asked the victim if she was alright. The victim required hospital treatment for her injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police via our website here or by calling 101 quoting crime reference CR/100050/22.

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