A man was assaulted by a group of teenagers along the towpath and suffered serious facial injuries which required hospital treatment. One of the male suspects had ginger hair, another female offender had blonde hair and there was possibly an east Asian man in the group.
The police is determined to find those responsible and bring them to justice. They are carrying out a full investigation and local officers are carrying out inquiries in the area as well as reviewing CCTV opportunities to track down the offenders. The police has also stepped up patrols in the area to provide a visible deterrent.
Anyone with information is asked to call Surrey Police on 101 quoting reference 45150059450 or by using the online reporting system. Alternatively the independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.