Man taken to hospital after being attacked with a weapon in Rackheath

Village sign at Rackheath, Photo: Bill Smith.

Village sign at Rackheath, Photo: Bill Smith. - Credit: Archant © 2008

A man was taken to hospital with a 'significant injury' to his head after he was attacked with a weapon in Rackheath.

The incident happened in Green Lane West shortly after midnight on Tuesday (April 16) when the victim, a man aged in his 30s, was assaulted with a weapon.

He received a significant injury to his head and was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital for treatment, and has now been released.

A white Vauxhall van and a Ford Titanium car, which police believe may be involved in the incident, were seized from Wendover Road on Rackheath Industrial Estate.

A police cordon was put in place but has now been removed.


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Anyone with information should contact Norwich CID on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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