Police appeal after man assaulted outside Welwyn pub

PUBLISHED: 12:43 03 December 2018 | UPDATED: 12:50 03 December 2018

A man was assaulted outside the Steamer pub on London Road, Welwyn. Picture: Google Streetview

A man was assaulted outside the Steamer pub on London Road, Welwyn. Picture: Google Streetview

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Police are appealing for information and witnesses after a man was given a black eye and other injuries in an assault outside a Welwyn pub.

At around 8pm on Saturday, December 1, a man was assaulted by two unknown men outside The Steamer on London Road, Welwyn.

The victim sustained injuries to his face including a cut to the forehead, a cut above the eye, and a black eye.

PC Abi Wilkins, who is investigating, said: “I’m appealing for anyone who saw the incident to come forward as you may have information that could help us to identify the offenders.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Wilkins by emailing abi.wilkins@herts.pnn.police.uk, calling the non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference 41/61709/18 or report information online at www.herts.police.uk/report.

Alternatively, if you’d rather provide information anonymously contact the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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