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Man left with facial injuries after town centre attack

A MAN suffered a fractured eye socket and a chipped tooth after being assaulted in Taunton town centre.

The incident happened at around 2.30am on Sunday, October 31 in North Street, at the junction with Mill Lane.

A spokesperson for Avon and Somerset police said: “The victim, a 25-year-old man, was punched in the face by two other men.

“The offenders are described as white, of slim build, in their teens, and wearing hooded tops. They walked off in the direction of Goodland Gardens after the assault.

“If you saw this incident, or have information on who was responsible, please call 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5221255765.”

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