Man left with head injury after he was attacked in Hemel Hempstead

Can you help police?

Monday, 11th May 2020, 1:58 pm

Police are investigating after a man was assaulted in Robin Hood Meadow, Hemel Hempstead, on Saturday, May 9.

The incident happened between 12.15pm and 12.30pm and police are appealing for any witnesses to get in touch.

A spokesperson for Hertfordshire Police said: "A physical altercation is reported to have taken place, during which a 28-year-old man sustained a head injury.


"A flower pot was also thrown at his car, damaging the windscreen.

"The man was taken to hospital for treatment but his injury was not thought to be life-threatening.

"Enquiries are continuing at this time to trace the suspect. It is believed that those involved are known to each other."

Any witnesses or anyone with information should call the non-emergency number 101 quoting crime reference 41/36494/20.

Alternatively, you can report information online at or you can stay anonymous by contacting the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via their untraceable online form.

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