A woman has suffered a broken leg in three places after she was attacked in Reading.
It happened in Duke Street on Tuesday afternoon last week.
The offender kicked the 41-year-old woman in her leg causing it to break in three places.
The victim was taken to the Royal Berkshire Hospital and later transferred to the John Radcliffe Hospital where she underwent surgery.
The offender is described as:
- about 42-years-old
- approximately 5ft 5ins, with short dark hair.
- He was wearing a grey T-shirt with blue and red stripes, a black jacket, blue jeans, black trainers and a dark grey hat.
- He was carrying a walking stick and a black rucksack.
A 42-year-old man from Reading has been arrested on suspicion of wounding / inflicting GBH without intent and released on police bail until 3rd of December 2015.
A man has been attacked with what is believed to be a firework in Maidenhead.
Police have released CCTV images of two men they want to speak to as they may have vital information about the unprovoked attack on two 18-year-old men.
Around 11pm on Thursday 22nd October the victims were walking along King Street. As they walked through an underpass in Kidwell’s Park, two men approached them and one set off a firework or a sparkler which hit the victim in his face.
As the offenders ran off, one of them waved a knife and made threatening gesture towards the victims.
Anyone with information should contact the Thames Valley Police Enquiry Centre on 101 and quote URN 1688 (22/10) or to call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Thames Valley Police say they've had a number of calls after CCTV of an attack on a doorman was shown in a television appeal.
The member of security staff was thrown down the stairs at Maxwell's Bar on Queen Street, Oxford, by a clubber who had been asked to leave the venue.
The victim fractured his skull and dislocated his shoulder in the fall, during the attack in January.
Video credit: Thames Valley Police/CCTV Footage
A man has appeared in court charged in connection with assaulting two police officers in Portsmouth.
Officers were called to an incident at Lloyds Bank in London Road in North End yesterday afternoon after a report of a man stood in the bank holding a knife.
One officer was cut on his arm, while another officer suffered a suspected broken knee bone.
This morning police charged Steven Bradley Wallis, 27, of no fixed abode, with:
- Possession of a knife blade / sharp pointed article in a public place
- Assault a person thereby occasioning them actual bodily harm
- Wound / inflict grievous bodily harm without intent
He's been remanded in custody, to appear at Portsmouth Crown Court on November 9.
Police have launched an investigation after a man was punched in the face while walking in Reading town centre.
It happened just before midnight on Thursday. The victim, a 38-year-old man, left the Hope Tap pub in Friar Street and walked towards West Street.
A man approached him and swore at him, then assaulted him.
The offender then walked past the victim and down Friar Street towards Reading town hall.
He is white, aged in his mid-twenties, 5ft 5 to 5ft 11ins, medium build with short dark hair.
He was wearing a dark blue or black zip-up jacket and dark trousers.
A man has been given almost two years in prison for breaking a police officers leg in Eastbourne.
Ryan Smart, 34, of Elgar Way, Eastbourne was sentenced at Hove Crown Court on June 4. He pleaded guilty to GBH, caused when he was resisting arrest, and was sent to prison for 22 months. He was also given a three year driving ban for failing to provide a sample of blood.
The officer, PC Katie Price, was called to a violent man attacking a woman and found a car, being driven by Smart, driving erratically in the Langney area on September 14 last year. The car was stopped and Smart was suspected of drink driving and assault. When PC Price was trying to arrest him, he viciously kicked her breaking her leg. He then kicked her again when she was on the floor.
Police are issuing a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to following a theft and assault at a Southampton convenience store.
The suspect entered the Co-op on Shirley Road around 9pm, Thursday, May 14, selected several items from the shelves and tried to conceal them.
As he went to leave, he was confronted by a member of staff whom he assaulted before running off. He got away with £20 worth of cheeses.
The shop worker, a 20-year-old man, was uninjured.
The suspect is described as white, aged in his late 30s, 5ft 10ins tall, toned average build, dark brown hair in a pony tail at the back, clean shaven. Police would like to hear from anyone who knows who he is, recognises him or saw anyone matching his description in the area at the time.
Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault that took place in Old Town, Swindon in the early hours of Friday 17th April 2015.
A 30 year old man was seriously assaulted leaving him with lacerations to his head that required 22 stitches. The victim was found by a member of the public in Chandler Close and reported being assaulted by a number of people whilst at a house party.
The victim had been in The Sir Daniel Arms some hours before the assault occurred and had met two men in the pub.
The men were unknown to him and the victim recalls leaving the pub with them and ending the evening at a party where it is believed he was assaulted.
The men in the photo are not believed to be suspects in the assault however they may hold vital information and Police are appealing for them to come forward and assist in our enquiries.
Police have charged a man in connection with two assaults in Ashford.
The first incident is reported to have taken place in Southenay Lane, Sellindge, at about 11.45am on Monday 11th May 2015.
The second is reported to have occurred in Brook Street, Woodchurch, shortly after 10.30am on Wednesday 13th May 2015.
On both occasions the victims reported being assaulted by a man with a knife, who ran away empty-handed.
Police are also linking the offences with a third incident in Beckley, East Sussex, at about 11.10am on Wednesday 13th May 2015. Again the victim reported being assaulted by a man with a knife, who ran away empty-handed.
James Knight, 28, of The Street, Wittersham, has been charged with three counts of assault with intent to commit robbery, and three counts of possessing a knife in a public place. He appeared at Medway Magistrates’ Court on Friday 15th May 2015.
Officers investigating an assault in Poole are searching for a 37-year-old man who is believed to be responsible – with a picture of the suspect being released.
Adam Baczynski is wanted on suspicion of assault. The incident took place on Tuesday 28 April 2015 at around 1pm at an address in the Melbury Avenue area.
The victim, a local woman in her 30s, sustained injuries to her head, face and legs. The offender was known to the victim.
Baczynski, originally from Poland, is described as tall and of big build.