Witnesses sought after man is assaulted following dispute with teenagers

Police are seeking information. PHOTO: Nick Butcher

Police are seeking information. PHOTO: Nick Butcher - Credit: Nick Butcher

Police are seeking witnesses and are appealing for information after a man was assaulted.

Trouble flared in an assault, which took place on St Margaret's Road in Lowestoft, at about 6.30pm on Thursday, February 9.

A police spokesman said: 'An altercation took place between a couple in their late 50s to early 60s and a group of teenagers, two male and two female.

'A verbal dispute became physical and the man sustained bruising to his face and head,' the spokesman added.

'Officers are particularly keen to trace a man in a red car who is reported to have stopped and shouted to the group, and a female member of the public who attempted to intervene.'

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? Witnesses or anyone with information about this assault is asked to contact the Lowestoft Neighbourhood Response Team on 101, quoting reference 16857/17.

? Have you got a Lowestoft story? Email Mark Boggis via mark.boggis@archant.co.uk

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