Police appeal after alleged assault in Basildon

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with an alleged assault that took place outside Sainsburys in the Cricketers Retail park, Basildon, on Friday February 21.

It was reported that a man in his 60s was assaulted following a verbal altercation, causing him a head injury and severe bruising.

The alleged assailant was described as white, skinny, with long shoulder length brown/ginger hair, and was wearing a long coat.

If anyone saw what happened, has CCTV or dashcam footage of the area at the time they are asked call 101 quoting crime reference 42/28564/20.

Information can also be given anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111 or visiting crimestoppers-uk.org.

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Mick Ferris

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