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Man attacked with golf club in 'appalling' daylight assault

Credit: Liverpool Echo

A man has been attacked with a golf club while walking along a road in Liverpool.

It happened on Wapshare Road in Norris Green on 18 June. The suspect ran off after being challenged by a member of the public.

Police say the assault was "serious and sustained" - leaving the victim with injuries to his arms and legs.

The suspect ran off down a cut-through onto Kilrea Close. Credit: Google Earth

Detectives are appealing for information and would like to speak to any witnesses.

This was an appalling act of sustained violence which took place in daylight hours and, at this stage, we are keeping an open mind as to why it happened.

– Detective Inspector Phil Mahon

The suspect is described as white, 5ft 7in, of slim build, with blonde hair, and was wearing dark clothing with a hood up.