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5th Aug, 2021

Man, 19, left with severe facial injuries following Worcester assault

A 19-YEAR-OLD man was left with severe facial injuries after he and two friends were assaulted by a man and woman in Worcester.

It’s believed the incident began on Mealcheapen Street and then moved onto St Swithins Street where the assault took place outside the Halifax bank at about 1:50am on Sunday, April 2.

The 19 year-old victim had been with two other friends when they were all assaulted by the unknown man and woman; he was left with severe facial injuries and attended Worcestershire Royal Hospital for treatment.

The first offender is described as a white man, aged between 25 and 26-years-old, around 6 feet 2 inches tall, of broad muscular build, with short dark hair. He was wearing a burgundy dark thick jumper and dark trousers.

The second offender is described as a white woman in her 20s, around 5 feet 8 inches tall, with long straight brown hair. She was believed to have been wearing a light coloured hip length jacket, light coloured top underneath the jacket, black pair of three quarter-length trousers and high heels.

Anyone with information is urged to call West Mercia Police on 101, quoting incident number 291s of Sunday, April 2.

Alternatively, information can be passed on anonymously by contacting Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via their website


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