Two 'Oompa-Loompas' attack man

Two men dressed as Oompa-Loompas from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory are being hunted by police after an assault in Norwich.

A 28-year-old man was left with cuts to his face, nose and lip, as well as two black eyes, after being confronted by the men in fancy dress as he left a kebab house, Norfolk Police said.

A spokesman for Norfolk Constabulary said: "Police are seeking a group of four people, two of whom were dressed as Oompa-Loompas, who attacked a male on a night-out.

"Two of the males were dressed as Oompa-Loompas from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory with painted orange faces and dyed green hair and were wearing hooped tops."

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has knowledge of it should contact PC Hollie Fisher at Bethel Street police station on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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