Teenager left with Facial injuries after attack by Group of Men in Southampton

Did you witness an assault against a teenager in Southampton?

Police are investigating an assault in Southampton in the early hours of Wednesday (18 October).r
The victim was walking from the direction of the Buddha Lounge in an alleyway, which leads to London Road, with his girlfriend and two friends sometime between 1.45-2am when they came across a group of men.

It is alleged that one of the men approached the victim and they became involved in an altercation. It is believed that the victim was kicked and hit by other men from the group at this time.

The 18-year-old victim sustained severe facial injuries and needed stitches inside his mouth and on his cheek.

The main suspect is described as:

White
Early 20s
5’ 10” tall
Stocky build
Brown hair, worn in a ‘bun’
Facial hair, but not a beard
We’re appealing for anyone who may have witnessed this incident to come forward.

If you have any information relating to this case, please call 101 quoting reference ‘44170405057’, or contact Crimestoppers anonymously.

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