21st October 2021

Appeal after 34-year-old man ‘seriously assaulted’ in Taunton

Avon and Somerset Police are appealing for help following an assault in Taunton yesterday (Tuesday).

Police say a 34-year-old man was seriously assaulted on Victoria Gate at approximately 15:00. He remains in hospital.

Four people have been arrested in connection with this incident and remain in custody.

Anyone with information should call police now on 101 and quote crime reference number 5217121141.

Police say the assault isn’t linked to the disorder in Victoria Park, Taunton last week.