Victim hospitalised after being hit on the head by topless man in Northampton

Two men, one of whom was topless, hospitalised their victim for a number of days after they hit him on the head on the Racecourse.

Wednesday, 23rd May 2018, 1:40 pm
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 8:44 am
The incident took place on the Racecourse.

The incident happened between 11pm on Sunday, May 6, and 1am on Monday, May 7 on the Racecourse in Kettering Road, when a man and his friend were approached by two other men outside The Picturedrome who became aggressive towards them.

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They moved over to The Racecourse where the two men hit one of the other men on the head, causing injuries which required hospitalisation for a number of days.

A spokeswoman for Northamptonshire Police today said: "The offenders are described as two white men, one of which wasn’t wearing a shirt."

Witnesses, or anyone with information, are asked to contact Northamptonshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.