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Appeal following assault at Bexley petrol station

News   •   Nov 17, 2016 06:01 GMT

[Image: Man wanted for questioning]

Police in Bexley are appealing for the public's help after a man was left with a fractured jaw following a parking dispute at a petrol forecourt.

CCTV footage of the incident has been released today Thursday, 17 November, of the man officers would like to speak to in connection with the incident.

On Wednesday, 5 October police were called at 13:00hrs to reports of a man being assaulted at Esso petrol station, Broadway, Bexleyheath. The victim - a 36-year-old man - suffered a cut elbow and fractured jaw as a result of the attack.

CCTV footage from the petrol station caught two men parking their car on the forecourt before walking over to a nearby restaurant. When the victim asked them to move the car, one of the men hit him in the face causing him to fall to the ground.

The suspect [image ref 230075] is described as a large white man in his early 30s with short brown hair, beard and wearing black shorts and a dark t-shirt with a white square logo.

Anyone with information or any witnesses are urged to call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

No arrests have been made and enquiries continue.