Police begin hunt for men in Portsmouth taxi rank fight

Police Car / Incident Stock Pic (Pic by Jon Rigby) SUS-150519-172740001

Met admits undercover police officer took part in Hampshire fur farm raid

Have your say

WITNESSES are being urged to come forward after a man was assaulted at a taxi rank in Gunwharf Quays.

The 25-year-old man was waiting for a cab when he got involved in a fight with four men. One of the men punched him in the face before getting in a taxi. He suffered a fractured cheek and a bone under his eye was broken.

The incident happened between 12.40am and 1am on December 18. Detective Constable Verity Lamb said: ‘At this time of night the taxi rank would have been very busy.’

Witnesses can call 101.