Appeal as woman is attacked

A WOMAN suffered a fracture to her face in a '˜nasty attack' in a pub.

Thursday, 13th April 2017, 10:21 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 8:20 pm

The 25-year-old was injured outside Meat and Barrel, in Palmerston Road, Southea, on April 5 at 5.45pm.

Hampshire police said her head was hit on a wall by another woman – who she knows.

Detective Constable Amanda Waite said: ‘This was a particularly nasty attack, at a time when there were lots of people about.

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‘We’d like anyone who witnessed the assault to come forward.’

Anyone with information should call police on 101 quoting 44170127330.

Alternatively call the crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

* An early version of this story said that the incident happened inside Meat and Barrel. It did not - we apologise for the error and we are happy to set the record straight.