Woman hurt in assault

A 31-year-old woman was left with facial bruising, cuts and a stiff neck after being attacked by another woman at South Wootton, near King's Lynn.

A 31-year-old woman was left with facial bruising, cuts and a stiff neck after being attacked by another woman near King's Lynn.

The assault happened outside South Wootton Post Office between 11.50am and midday on Friday. The victim had left the premises when she was punched in the face by the other woman five or six times. The pair know each other.

The offender left with a man, who had held the victim's young son during the attack.

Officers are keen to speak to witnesses who were nearby, particularly a woman who offered the victim a tissue after the assault.

Call PC Sharon Cooper, Lynn police, on 0845 456 4567.