Appeal for witnesses after man allegedly punched in the face in Corby

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was allegedly punched in the face.

Monday, 22nd August 2016, 11:11 am
Updated Monday, 22nd August 2016, 1:15 pm

The victim was walking through Thoroughsale Woods and came out onto Clydesdale Road, Corby, when he was allegedly punched several times by a man who initially asked him for a cigarette.

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The assault is reported to have happened at about 5.15pm on Saturday, August 13.

A 25-year-old man from Corby was arrested on suspicion of assault and released with no further action

Anyone with information can contact Northamptonshire Police on 101 or they can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.