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Man punched in face and hit with belt outside fast food shop

PUBLISHED: 10:17 24 May 2019 | UPDATED: 10:17 24 May 2019

Essex Police are appealing for information after a man was attacked in Station Road, Clacton. Picture: Sarah Lucy Brown

Essex Police are appealing for information after a man was attacked in Station Road, Clacton. Picture: Sarah Lucy Brown

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An investigation is underway after a man was attacked outside a fast food restaurant in Clacton.

It happened at around 2.30am on Monday, April 22 outside a fast food restaurant in Station Road.

The victim says he was punched in the face a number of times and struck in the body with a belt, before the suspect fled the scene.

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He was later taken to hospital to be treated for his injuries.

The suspect has been described as being white, of a chubby build with dark hair and about 5ft 9ins in height.

Those with information are asked to contact Clacton CID on 101, quoting crime reference 42/62860/19.

Alternatively, information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.


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