Appeal after teenager is punched in the face in Norwich

Wednesday, February 5, 2014
9:52 AM

A teenager suffered cuts and bruising to his face after being attacked in Norwich.

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Detectives are appealing for information after the 18-year-old man was punched in the face as he walked home in the early hours of Sunday morning.

The attack happened between 4am and 4.30am as the victim walked along the track off Marlpit Lane towards Gunton Lane.

The victim noticed three men walking towards him and as he passed, one of the men punched the victim in the face three times causing him to fall to the floor. He suffered cuts and bruising to his face.

The men continued to walk towards Marlpit and the attacker was white, aged in his late teens, around 5ft 11 inches tall , and of normal build. He had light brown hair in a mop top hairstyle and wore a black hoody.

Police would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has information. Contact Det Con Andy Tomlinson at Norwich CID on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.



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