Man attacked while in Kettering shopping centre


A man was punched in the face in Kettering’s Newlands Centre last Thursday, January 2.

The assault happened on Thursday, 2 January, at about 1.15pm.

The victim and his friend were walking through the shopping centre when they were approached by a man who punched the victim in the face.

The offender was with a woman, who pulled him away.

The offender is described as white, about 18 to 19-years-old, 5ft 8in to 5ft 10in, with a medium build and short hair.

He was wearing burgundy coloured hooded top and blue jeans.

Witnesses, or anyone with information, should contact Northamptonshire Police on 101. Alternatively, information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.