Man punched in face at bus stop

A young man was punched in the face while he sat at a bus stop after a night out.

Thursday, 28th April 2016, 9:45 am
Updated Thursday, 28th April 2016, 10:59 am
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At around 4.20am on April 9, the victim – a man in his 20s – was sitting at the bus stop outside Mode nightclub in Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead, when he was approached by an offender who allegedly punched him in the face.

The victim sustained injury to his eye.

Following the incident, police are now appealing for witnesses and information.

Detective Constable Andy Roseblade said: “I would appeal to anyone who was in the area of the bus stop at the time of the offence to please contact me if they have any information which could assist my investigation.”

Anyone who has any information should call DC Roseblade at Hemel Hempstead Police Station on 01442 271347 or 101, quoting crime reference number D1/16/2813.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at

No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will never need to go to court.

> A 23-year-old man from Hemel Hempstead has been arrested on suspicion of GBH in

connection with the incident and is currently on police bail until June 23.