Police Probe Assault On Shop Worker

Man Attacked In Bristol Supermarket

17.03.2010


An assault on a shop worker left the man with a serious eye injury.

Police are seeking witnesses to the assault, which took place at a supermarket in Hartcliffe, Bristol.

The worker suffered a fractured eye socket after being punched in the face in Morrisons, Symes Avenue, on Saturday, February 27.

It happened at about 8.20pm.

A man was arrested in connection with the incident.

Anyone who saw the incident can call police at Broadbury Road on 0845 4567000.

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Jo Darlington, a lawyer from law firm Irwin Mitchell said: "This is a horrific attack which has resulted in a horrific injury. We are contacted regularly by people whose lives are devastated by similar incidents and we welcome the police's investigations into the matter."