25-year-old man punched to the ground in Hatfield

PUBLISHED: 10:35 15 November 2016 | UPDATED: 16:17 16 November 2016

Police are investigating after a man was assaulted in Hatfield.

Police are investigating after a man was assaulted in Hatfield.


Police are appealing for witnesses and information after a man was assaulted in Hatfield.

The victim, a 25-year-old man, was approached from behind as he was walking along Bishops Rise, close to the Co-op, between 4am and 5am on Wednesday, November 9.

He was punched in the back of the head, causing him to fall to the floor. He was then kicked in the leg.

The offender, or offenders, ran off down Bishops Rise towards the Galleria.

The victim was not injured during the incident.

Anyone who witnessed what happened or who has any information which could assist the investigation is asked to contact the Herts police on non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference number B2/16/4691.

Alternatively, you can contact the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will never need to go to court.

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