Police appeal after teenager attacked in Emsworth

cyclist left with serious head injury after collision

Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenager suffered a broken jaw following an assault in Emsworth.
The 17-year-old was walking along Horndean Road shortly before midnight on Wednesday, November 2, when he was followed by a group of people.

The teenager reported that one of the group, which included one woman, punched him once in the face, leaving him with a broken jaw.

The victim is currently in hospital receiving treatment for his injury.

Officers investigating the assault would like to speak to anyone who witnessed this or who may have seen a group hanging around the area late last night.

Anyone with information is asked to contact DC David Freeman on 101, quoting 44160415146, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.