Man kicked in the head in late night Gosport attack

street robbery gang with knife target man in gosport

An investigation has been launched and Officers from Hampshire Constablary are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a 64-year-old man was assaulted in Gosport.

The victim was walking in Rowner Road just before 10pm on Friday 1 March when he was approached by a man.

The man then punched the victim in the face, causing him to fall on the floor, before kicking him.

The offender then got into a white car with two other people before driving off towards the junction with Gorselands Way.

The victim sustained a cut to his forehead in the assault.

The man has been described as:

between 20 and 30 years of age
around 6ft tall
of average build
short, dark hair
wearing dark trousers, dark shoes, dark jacket with reflective marks on both sleeves
We would like to hear from anyone who was in the Rowner Road area that evening and saw what happened.

If you have any information, please contact us on 101, quoting reference number 44190073953.