Ashford:Witness Appeal After Assault

Police are appealing for two dog walkers to come forward because they think the pair may have witnessed an assault.

It happened between 9.45pm and 10.30pm on Monday 6 June in Kennington, Ashford.

A man was walking with his girlfriend along a footpath that runs parallel to Raymond Fuller Way when they were approached by another man.  He punched the victim in the face and was also reportedly in possession of a knife.
 
The man is described as being 21 to 22-yrs- old, with dark brown hair, a skinny build, and wearing a dark, hooded top over a white t-shirt, dark trousers and a baseball cap. He was accompanied by another man.
 
The potential witnesses are described as a man and woman in their 20’s who were walking a spaniel.
 
A 19-year-old Kennington man has been arrested on suspicion of assault and has been bailed to return to the police station pending further enquiries.