Police in Bournemouth are appealing for witnesses and
anyone with information to come forward after a man was assaulted
in the Meyrick Park area of the town.
The incident, in which a 46-year-old man from Bournemouth was
badly injured, occurred between 6pm and 7pm on Thursday 27 December
2012 in Branksome Hill Road.
Detective Inspector Steve O’Donoghue, of
Bournemouth and Poole CID, said: “This is
an extremely nasty attack and the victim has been left with very
“I am appealing for witnesses to assist with
“This crime may have been committed by one or
more offenders but unfortunately the victim is unable to provide
“Witness and anyone with information are asked to contact police as
soon as possible in the strictest confidence.”
No arrests have been made.
Witnesses and anyone with
information should call Dorset Police in confidence on 101 quoting
incident number 27:379. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous
Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may