CCTV appeal following assault in Bournemouth town centre

Alert message sent 21/10/2020 09:46:00

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Detectives investigating an assault in Bournemouth in which a man sustained a fractured eye socket are issuing a CCTV image of the suspect.

 At around 4.20pm on Saturday 10 October 2020 the victim – a local man aged in his 40s – was punched in the face by an unknown man outside Beales in Old Christchurch Road. He went to hospital and received treatment to a fractured eye socket.

 Detective Constable Jo Poultney, of Bournemouth CID, said: “Our investigations into the circumstances leading to this incident remain ongoing. 

“As part of our enquiries I have obtained a CCTV image of the suspect and I would urge anyone who knows who he is to please contact Dorset Police.”

View image here .

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at, via email or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55200152761. Alternatively, to stay 100 per cent anonymous, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers online at or call Freephone 0800 555 111. 
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Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

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