24/03/2017 Stockton

19-Year-Old Man Assaulted in Norton

Police are apppealing for information after a 19-year-old man was assaulted at the bus stop at the bottom of Billingham Road in Norton (opposite Colchester Road).

The incident occurred on Saturday 11th March at 9:05pm when the victim was with a friend when they were approached by a group of youths which resulted in the victim being punched in the face and head.

As a result of the attack, the victim has received treatment for a serious eye injury.

Any witnesses are asked to contact Sergeant Paul Hodgson from Cleveland Police Major Crime Team on the non-emergency number 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.