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Man brutally attacked in own home in Grosvenor Road, Westcliff
A MAN was left with serious facial and shoulder injuries after being brutally assaulted by thugs in his own home in Westcliff.
The break-in happened on Saturday when two thugs forced their way into a flat in Grosvenor Road, and punched and kicked a man before running off.
Police don’t know the motive behind the attack but believe the thugs would have been seen running away from the scene.
They have arrested a 23-year-old woman in connection with the incident.
The attack happened just after 12.30pm, at the flat near Grosvenor Road’s junction with Station Road, and the thugs ran off towards Retreat Road.
The two men are described as white and approximately 5ft 7ins tall. One has brown hair while his accomplice was blonde.
Paramedics attended the flat and took the injured man to Southend Hospital where he was treated for serious facial and shoulder injuries and later discharged.
A 23-year-old woman, of no fixed address, was arrested in connection with the attack on Sunday, and later released on police bail until Tuesday, December 17 pending further enquiries.
Anyone with information in connection with the incident is urged to contact detectives at Southend police station on 101.
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