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Men attacked as they break up fight in High Street
TWO men were attacked when they tried to break up a fight in Colchester High Street.
A group of men attacked the victims while they were trying to separate others fighting at about 3.15am on Wednesday (August 29).
One man, 23, from Maldon was punched in the face and later required hospital treatment to a cut lip. The second
victim, 19, from Colchester was punched to the back of the head but did not go to hospital.
Investigating officer PC Lee Kennedy said: "The assaults happened outside the Greggs shop in the High Street and the two victims were set upon by a group of other men. We want to hear from anyone who saw what happened or might know the suspects involved.”
- Anyone who can help should contact PC Kennedy at the Colchester Area Investigation Team on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.