Two women assaulted in Ashby town centre
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Two women were the victims of an assault in Ashby town centre and officers are appealing for public help to find the man responsible.
The 38 and 18-year-old victims were in an alleyway off Market Street when they were approached by a man who started to shout and scream at them. He then assaulted the 18-year-old victim, the 38-year-old victim confronted the suspect and she too was punched in the face.
Both victims sustained facial injuries including a broken tooth, black eye, cut to the lip and bruising, but they didn’t require hospital treatment.
The incident was reported just after 2.50am today (Sunday 10 October).
The suspect has been described as an Asian man, 5ft 10ins tall, aged between 25-30 years-old, with a goatee beard. He was wearing a black T-shirt and black jeans.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information about the person responsible is asked to contact PC 329 Hart on 101, quoting crime number 21*588704.