Machete Attack In Oxford

A man's suffered cuts to his hands after being attacked with a machete in Oxford

Police have told Heart it happened along Crowell Road in Cowley at around 2.53pm on Friday 26th April 2013, when his vehicle was approached by a pedestrian wielding a machete.

Investigating officer, DI John Turner said: ”We would like to reassure the public that this was not a random attack as we believe the victim and the offender are known to each other.

“We would urge anyone who witnessed or has information about the incident to contact the police immediately.”

If you have any information please contact the Thames Valley Police Enquiry Centre on 101.

If you don't want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.

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