Man seriously injured in pub car park assault

25 November 2018, 07:15

Crime Scene Police Tape

A man's in hospital after a serious assault in Swindon.

The victim, in his 30's, was assaulted by a group of men in the car park of The Moonrakers Pub on Cricklade Road on Friday night. 

Due to his serious facial injuries he was taken to hospital where he has undergone surgery. 

DC Mark Harris said: "This was a vicious attack and we would like to hear from anyone who may have heard or seen the assault or a group of men acting suspiciously in this area before or after midnight. 

"This is a busy part of town with a busy main road nearby, so someone may have witnessed something. If that was you please come forward." 

If you can help please contact Swindon CID on 101 quoting crime reference number 54180111448. 

Alternatively, you can call anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.