Swaffham: Two Arrested After Umbrella Attack

Norfolk police have been telling Heart that two men have been arrested after a man was attacked with an umbrella and metal object at the weekend.

It happened on Pleasant Row at some point between 1.50pm and 2.10pm on Saturday 16 June.

A man in his 50s was hit on the hand by an umbrella by a man which caused swelling to two fingers. The offender then left the scene and returned  with a second male who produced a metal object from the glovebox of the vehicle he was in and hit the victim with the object. The victim sustained a bump to the back of the head and bruising and swelling to the eye and a cut to his nose.

The two men have now been bailed.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has knowledge of it should contact PC Anne Curtis on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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