25th May 2020

Appeal for witnesses following Bridge Street assault in Taunton

Avon and Somerset Police are appealing for the public’s help following an assault in Taunton.

The incident happened in Bridge Street in the town on 28 May at about 01:30.

A group of men and women were walking along Bridge Street towards Zincs nightclub.

As they passed a group of men an altercation occurred which resulted in a man being punched to the floor.

He suffered serious facial injuries, which required hospital treatment.

“We would like to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time of the incident, who may have information to help our investigation into the incident” said Avon and Somerset Police.

If you are able to help, call 101, quoting 5217119207.

A 22-year-old man arrested on suspicion of assault has been released under investigation.