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Man attacked by youths in King’s Lynn

PUBLISHED: 11:58 27 July 2018 | UPDATED: 11:59 27 July 2018

Three men entered the front garden of a Norwich property and assaulted a man in his 30s. Picture: Ian Burt.

Three men entered the front garden of a Norwich property and assaulted a man in his 30s. Picture: Ian Burt.

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A man was attacked by two youths as he was walking with his girlfriend in King’s Lynn.

The assault took place on the cycle path adjacent to King Edward VII Academy on Tuesday, July 17, between 8.30pm and 8.50pm.

The victim, a 21-year-old man, was walking towards Lynn Road with his girlfriend when they were approached by a group of youths.

Two of the youths, believed to be aged between 14 and 16, pushed and then punched the victim who was uninjured in the attack.

One of the suspects was wearing a tracksuit bottoms and a black McKenzie jacket while the other wore a grey tracksuit.

Officers are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has information concerning the suspects.

Witnesses should contact PC Caroline Docking at King’s Lynn Police Station on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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