Man assaulted in King’s Lynn over a cigarette

Police are searching for witnesses to a burglary in Downham Market. Picture: Archant

Police are searching for witnesses to a burglary in Downham Market. Picture: Archant

Police are appealing for information following an assault in King's Lynn.

It happened between 6pm and 7pm on Sunday December 16.

A man in his 30s was walking along Gaywood Road, near to the One Stop shop, when he was asked by a group of males and females if he had a cigarette several times.

When the man refused he was assaulted by up to three of them who then chased him towards Tennyson Road.

The man suffered minor injuries.


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Anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or has any information contact PC Steve Staples at King's Lynn Police Station on 101 or call anonymously on 0800 555111.

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