Police appeal for information following Teignmouth assault

(Last Updated On: September 16, 2016)

Police have appealed to the public for information following a serious assault in Teignmouth during regatta week in July.

The incident happened just after midnight on Saturday the 31st of July.

Police received reports of a disturbance between four men on Regent Street, Teignmouth.

One man, a 33-year-old local man sustained a significant injury to the stomach and was taken to hospital where he later required surgery.

A 24-year-old man was later arrested in connection with this incident and has since been bailed until the 23rd of November pending further enquiries.

Police would like to identify the man pictured in connection with the assault. He is described as wearing a black baseball cap, white T-shirt with distinctive skull design and carrying a rucksack. He is a white male, with long brown hair in a bun and has a full beard. He may not be local.


If you can help police identify the man pictured, please contact the police by email at 101@dc.police.uk or by calling call 101, quoting crime reference CR/52243/16.

Information can also be passed anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers, by calling 0800 555 111 or reporting online atwww.crimestoppers-uk.org


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