Appeal after assault in Bridgwater

Avon& Somerset Police are appealing to the public for witnesses after an assault in Bridgwater on Saturday (15 April). A man was assault ed by two individuals at Penel Orlieu at around 1.30am. Police arrested a man at the scene. The victim was injured in tghe assault and taken to Musgrove Park Hospital for treatment for a head injury. He has since been released.

A 31-year-old man from Bridgwater has been charged. He appeared before Taunton Magistrates Court on Monday (17 April). He was charged with one count each of attempt GBH and assaulting an emergency worker.

Police are now appealing to the public for help in identifying a second man. They have released a CCTV image of a man they want to talk to.

If you can help identify him, please call 101 and quote reference numberĀ 5223086709.

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