Barton Seagrave incident leaves woman in hospital with broken jaw

The incident took place earlier this month

Monday, 27th September 2021, 4:25 pm
Updated Tuesday, 28th September 2021, 10:14 am

A woman on her way to a Barton Seagrave address after visiting shops was left with a broken jaw after she was injured.

The woman in her 40s had been on her way to Fitzwilliam Drive when she was injured in Belvoir Drive in the village on Tuesday, September 14.

She was left needing hospital treatment for the injuries that took place between 8.30pm and 9.30pm, which police say happened for "unknown reasons".

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A Northants Police spokesman said: "Police officers are appealing for witnesses after a woman was injured in Belvoir Drive, Barton Seagrave.

"The incident happened on Tuesday, September 14, between 8.30pm and 9.30pm, when a woman in her 40s was on her journey from the shops to Fitzwilliam Drive, when for reasons unknown, she suffered a broken jaw and a head injury.

Anyone with information should call Northamptonshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 21000538145.

EDITOR'S NOTE: A previous version of this story said that the woman was assaulted. This was based on a statement provided by Northamptonshire Police, who have since issued an updated statement to say they do not know how the woman was injured.