26/05/2017 Stockton

CCTV Footage Released Following Assault in Billingham

Police are releasing CCTV footage of two males that they would like to speak to in connection with an assault which took place near to Billingham Town Centre. It is believed three males were responsible for the assault and officers would like to speak to all three of the males but only two of them are shown in the footage.

The incident occurred at 9:25pm on Wednesday 18th January when a 16-year-old male was walking along Fichale Avenue in the direction of The Causeway when he was approached by three males who assaulted him.

The victim sustained a fractured cheekbone and a bleed to the brain following the assault and he was treated in The University Hospital of North Tees.

Both males are described as being white and one of them is thought to be between 15-17-years-old.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or anyone with information regarding the males shown in the footage is asked to contact Detective Constable Gary Walters on the non-emergency number 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.