27 February 2024

Man assaulted by 12 men in Salisbury city centre

Wiltshire Police are investigating after a 21-year-old man was assaulted by 12 men in Salisbury city centre.

At approximately 1am on the 9th January, the young man was in Catherine Street when approximately 12 men started punching him.

The victim sustained a black eye and head injury. When his friends attempted to intervene, they too were punched and kicked multiple times.

The offenders are believed to be aged between 20 and 30.

The police are urging witnesses to come forward. Photos of those the police would like to speak to in connection with the incident are below.

Anyone who was in the area at the time and witnessed the disorder should call 101 and quote crime reference number 54220002690. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Written by
Beth Doherty
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Written by Beth Doherty