Hampshire Constabulary

Appeal for witnesses to assault in Alton

Press release   •   Apr 05, 2019 14:59 BST

We’re investigating an assault which took place Alton – can you help?

At around 1am on Saturday 30 March the group of victims, two men and a woman, were all subjected to verbal abuse from a man they did not know at a pub in Market Square.

The man was part of another group of men.

When the victims left the pub, they were followed by the group of men before one member of the group punched the male victims in the face, knocking one to the floor.

This man was described as:

  • White
  • Stocky
  • 5ft 9ins tall
  • Aged 19-21 years
  • Dark, spiked up hair which was shaved on the sides

He was described as wearing a distinctive red long-sleeved top with a collar, and black skinny jeans.

We are asking for anyone who witnessed the incident, or can help us identify the man responsible or the group he was with, to get in touch with us.

Call us on 101, quoting 44190109882, with any information, or call the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.