WISBECH: Police launch appeal after two young men assaulted in an unprovoked attack

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after two young men were assaulted in an unprovoked attack in Wisbech.The assault happened at around 4pm on Wednesday, November 19, near to the chemist in De Havilland Road. The 17 and 18-year-old victims were cycling

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after two young men were assaulted in an unprovoked attack in Wisbech.

The assault happened at around 4pm on Wednesday, November 19, near to the chemist in De Havilland Road.

The 17 and 18-year-old victims were cycling along the road when they were attacked by two men.

The 17-year-old was punched and kicked and suffered minor injuries.


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The first attacker is described as white, between 18 and 20, medium build, six foot, with black hair. He was wearing a white jumper.

The second is described as white, between 16 and 18, meduim build, 5'8", with short spiky hair. He was also wearing a white jumper.

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PC Chris Smith, investigating, said: "I would like to hear from anyone who saw this assault take place.

"It was a vicious and unprovoked attack which left the victims extremely shaken."

Anyone with information should contact PC Smith at Wisbech Police Station on 0845 456 456 4 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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