Police appeal for witnesses after alleyway assault in Stowmarket

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenager was assaulted by a group of five men in an alleyway in Stowmarket yesterday.

A group of men followed a 19-year-old man into an alleyway between Jubilee Avenue and Hill Rise at approximately 2.45am.

The victim felt pain to the back of his head, causing him to fall to the floor.

He was then kicked again and the men ran off.

The victim sustained swelling to the back of his head and grazing to his body.

The offenders are described as five men, all approximately 5’9” tall and dressed in dark coloured hooded tops and tracksuit bottoms.

Anyone with information relating to this crime should contact PC Paul Wilding from Stowmarket on 101 quoting ST/14/1346 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.