Man left with concussion after late night attack near Portsmouth kebab house

A late night assault near a city centre kebab house has left a man with a concussion.

Friday, 27th September 2019, 1:35 pm
Updated Sunday, 29th September 2019, 12:23 pm

The attack happened close to Ali’s Kebab in Commercial Road, Portsmouth, at around 3.15am on Wednesday.

Three 23-year-old men were assaulted near to the takeaway by a group of four other males.

The attack resulted in them suffering cuts and bruising, while one of the victims was also left with a concussion.

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A spokesman for Hampshire Constabulary said: ‘This took place in a busy area with people passing through, so we would also ask anyone else who may have witnessed this incident to get in touch with police.’

A 17-year-old boy from Southsea was arrested on suspicion of assault occasioning actual bodily harm. He was released from custody but remains under investigation.

The assaulted happened near Ali's in the city centre. Picture: Google Maps

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police on 101, quoting 44190296665.

Alternatively, you can call the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their anonymous online form at

Police believe this man may have information that can assist their enquiries. Picture: Hampshire Constabulary