Police call for witnesses in Southend assault case

Echo: Police call for witnesses in Southend assault case Police call for witnesses in Southend assault case

THREE men have been arrested following an assault in Southend on Tuesday morning but police still need witnesses to contact them.

A 23-year-old man was assaulted around 3.30am on Tuesday, May 6 near HSBC bank on Southend High Street.

The victim and a friend were assaulted, leaving the victim with a cut to the head, which required hospital treatment, swelling and bruising.

Three men, a 17-year-old from Southend and another 17-year-old and 19-year-old from south east London have been arrested and bailed until May 28 on suspicion of causing actual bodily harm, while inquiries continue.

Anyone who witnessed the incident should contact Dc Dave Thompson at Southend CID on 101, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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8:56am Fri 9 May 14

pembury53 says...

'actual bodily harm' .... in other words, another complete waste of police time and effort, even if it gets to a court.........
'actual bodily harm' .... in other words, another complete waste of police time and effort, even if it gets to a court......... pembury53
  • Score: -12

9:25am Fri 9 May 14

Adrenaline_Junkie says...

Was the victim drunk?
Was the victim drunk? Adrenaline_Junkie
  • Score: -16

9:40am Fri 9 May 14

LoopyLou88 says...

police wont do sod all about this. even with witnesses. is the cctv not enough ?
police wont do sod all about this. even with witnesses. is the cctv not enough ? LoopyLou88
  • Score: 4

1:12pm Fri 9 May 14

Sagefields says...

LoopyLou88 wrote:
police wont do sod all about this. even with witnesses. is the cctv not enough ?
No not unless you recognise who is on the cctv.
[quote][p][bold]LoopyLou88[/bold] wrote: police wont do sod all about this. even with witnesses. is the cctv not enough ?[/p][/quote]No not unless you recognise who is on the cctv. Sagefields
  • Score: 3

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