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Appeal for witnesses following incident of GBH – Bicester

News   •   Jan 09, 2019 09:44 GMT

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following an incident of assault occasioning grievous bodily harm in Bicester.

At around 3.10pm on Saturday (5/1) two men were fighting in Roman Way, just off Buckingham Road.

Both men sustained facial injuries as a result of the altercation.

One was taken to the John Radcliffe Hospital and the other to the Horton General Hospital for treatment. Both have since been discharged.

Investigating officer Detective Constable Graeme Johnson, of Force CID at Banbury police station, said: “We are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed this incident to come forward and help us with our enquiries.

“This happened in a public area at a time where members of the public could have seen something significant

“Any amount of information would be helpful to our investigation.”

Anyone with information is asked to call the 24-hour Thames Valley Police enquiry centre on 101 and quote the reference 43190004610.

Reports can be made online at https://www.thamesvalley.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/cor/tell-us-about-existing-case-report/ or you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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Note to Editors

A 17-year-old boy from Luton was arrested on suspicion of assault on Saturday (5/1) and released on police bail until 31 January.

A 38-year-old man from Bicester was arrested on suspicion of assault on Sunday (6/1), and released under investigation.