Posted: Fri 20th May 2016

Police appeal for witnesses to an assault which left a man seriously injured in Holywell

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Friday, May 20th, 2016

North Wales Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault on a man in High Street in Holywell. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The incident occurred at around 2.10am on Monday May 2 2016, during which a 44 year old man sustained serious injuries. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Investigating Officer PC Ben Baker at Flint Police Station said; ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

“The victim was leaving the Boars Head public house on the High Street and was attempting to get into a nearby taxi. It is believed there was an altercation with a large group of people before he was assaulted. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

“The victim required hospital treatment for serious facial injuries. We would like to speak with anyone who witnessed this assault or may know who is responsible.” ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Call North Wales Police on 101 or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 and quote reference RC16062726. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​


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