Avon and Somerset Police are investigating an assault which took place near Crewkerne Aqua Centre on Tuesday May 4th. They are hoping that the public can help with their enquiries. The male victim of the assault suffered a serious head injury and was taken to hospital. He has since been discharged from hospital and is continuing his recovery.
A Police spokesperson said: “The victim was attacked with a baseball bat or similar item in Henhayes Lane at about 3.45 pm on Tuesday 4th May. We are releasing this CCTV image of a person wearing a blue hooded top and dark jogging bottoms, who we wish to speak with as part of our enquiries.”
Anyone who witnessed the assault or recognises the individual in the photo, is asked to please call 101 and give crime reference number 5221096483. Alternatively, if they wish for their call to remain 100 per cent anonymous, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or complete an Anonymous Online Form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org/give-information-online. No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not have to speak to the police or go to court.