Reading Broad Street Attack CCTV

24 September 2017, 12:31 | Updated: 24 September 2017, 12:33

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A 15-year-old boy's been arrested and released under investigation by police investigating an attack in Broad Street in Reading.


An 18-year-old was punched in the face and badly injured in Broad Street last month, he still needs treatment.

Police have now released CCTV of a man they want to speak to.



The victim, an 18-year-old man, was walking with two friends in Broad Street at about 3am on Friday 18 August this year when they were confronted by another group.

One of the group then punched the victim in the face.

The victim suffered a contusion to the cheek and attended the Royal Berkshire Hospital. He has since been discharged from hospital but is still attending appointments for ongoing treatment.

Investigating officer, Detective Constable Peter Cave of Force CID based at Reading police station, said: “We are urging anyone who recognises the man in this CCTV to contact police as we believe he may have vital