Two people identified in connection with serious Weston assault

PUBLISHED: 16:58 02 May 2019

Police were called to an incident in Kings Lane  Picture: Gareth Newnham

Police were called to an incident in Kings Lane Picture: Gareth Newnham

Gareth Newnham

Police have now identified two people following a ‘serious assault’ in Weston-super-Mare.

Avon and Somerset police were called to Kings Lane at 9.30pm on April 22 after someone found an injured man in the alleyway.

The lane links North Street with the Boulevard and a number of businesses in Orchard Street also back onto it.

Police have thanked the public after CCTV footage helped them identify two people they wish to speak to in connection with the assault.

A spokesman said: “We've now identified two people from CCTV footage released as part of our investigation into a serious assault on a man in Kings Lane on April 22.

“Enquiries into this incident are continuing.

“Thanks to everyone who shared our appeal.”

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call police on 101 and quote reference number 5219087664.

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