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Thetford serious assault appeal

Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious assault in Thetford in the early hours of Saturday morning (3 July 2021).

It happened between 2am and 3am as the victim, a 33-year-old man, was walking home. As he reached St John’s play area the victim was jumped by a group of four to five people.

The victim was attacked with a baseball bat and suffered a broken leg, punctured lung, bruising and a cut to the leg. He was taken to the West Suffolk Hospital for treatment.

Detectives are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has information which could help the investigation.

Anyone with information should contact Detective Constable Gareth Davies at Swaffham CID on 101 quoting crime number 36/47188/21.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.