Home   Bury St Edmunds   News   Article

Thetford shop worker suffers broken nose and concussion after attack by two men



More news, no ads

LEARN MORE


Police are investigating an assault on a teenage shop worker in Thetford which left him with a broken nose and concussion.

The incident happened at L P R Extra in Guildhall Street on Friday, February 26 at about 10.30pm.

The victim, was working in the shop when two men went in to buy alcohol. While one paid for his alcohol, the other grabbed a bottle from the shelf and went to leave without paying.

The victim suffered a broken nose, serious concussion and was taken to hospital by ambulance for treatment. (44983664)
The victim suffered a broken nose, serious concussion and was taken to hospital by ambulance for treatment. (44983664)

After confronting the suspect, the victim was attacked by both men and punched several times.

He suffered a broken nose, serious concussion and was taken to hospital by ambulance for treatment.

The first suspect is described as white, about 5ft 10, with a bald head and a tattoo on the left side of his neck. He was wearing a dark jacket, dark blue jeans and black trainers with a white logo on them.

The second suspect is described as white, about 5ft 10/11, and had dark hair. He was wearing a dark blue jacket with logo on left side, dark blue jeans and dark shoes. Two females were with them.

Officers are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has knowledge concerning it.

Anyone with information should contact PC Donna Quinn at Thetford Police Station on 101 quoting crime reference 36/12587/21. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Read more: All the latest news from Thetford