Man seriously assaulted while walking through Daventry

A man was attacked while walking through Daventry on Sunday morning

Monday, 13th March 2017, 2:28 pm
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 10:41 am
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Northamptonshire Police say that on Sunday, March 12, the victim was making his way home along Ashby Road when at around 2am, close to the Shackleton Drive junction, he was approached by a man who attacked him in the face.

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A person was seen hanging around the vicinity of Ashby Road, near the junction with Shackleton Drive, from around midnight.

Police say the offender is described as a white man with a medium build and around 5ft 8ins tall. He was wearing a black hooded top with the hood worn up, black tracksuit bottoms and white trainers.

Anyone with information can contact Northamptonshire Police on 101. Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.