Appeal over Porthcawl assault

1:17pm, Fri 11 Jan 2013

Last updated Fri 11 Jan 2013

  • UK
  • Porthcawl
  • South Wales Police
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Officers are appealing for information after a burglary and assault on New Year’s Day Credit: South Wales Police

Police want to speak to these men after an assault and burglary in Porthcawl on New Year’s Day.

The offences occured at around 3am when two men were disturbed inside The Blue Lounge Steakhouse Restaurant on The Esplanade and a 44-year-old woman was assaulted.

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Police want to speak to these men following an incident in Porthcawl Credit: South Wales Police

Detective Sergeant Paul Mason of Bridgend CID said: “This was a very serious assault which resulted in the victim receiving hospital treatment for her injuries.

“There were a number of people gathered outside the neighbouring take-away restaurant and we are appealing for anyone who may be able to assist us in identifying those responsible to contact us.”

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Police want to speak to a group who were outside a neighbouring take-away around the time of the offences Credit: South Wales Police

Anyone with information is asked to contact DS Paul Mason at Bridgend CID on 01656 679518 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

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