CCTV Released Following Attack In Reading

27 April 2017, 09:21 | Updated: 27 April 2017, 11:30

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A man's being treated for serious head injuries at the Royal Berkshire Hospital - after being attacked near a takeway in Reading.

The 53-year-old got into a row with a man inside the Perfect Fried Chicken shop in St Mary's Butts early on Tuesday -

He was knocked unconscious when he walked away from the shop.

Investigating officer, Detective Constable Nathan Lampard, from Force CID Reading, said:

“We are appealing to the man in this CCTV image or anyone who knows or recognises him to contact police because we believe he may have vital information about the incident.

“This was a serious act of violence against a victim who was walking away and defenceless. There were a large amount of people present on St Mary’s Butts at the time of the offence so we are appealing to anyone with any information to please contact police.”




If you have any information relating to this case, please call 101 quoting reference '43170118375', or contact Crimestoppers anonymously.