Appeal for witnesses following alleged assault in Southend

Officers investigating a serious assault in Southend last month are appealing for anyone who saw what happened who they’ve not spoken to to come forward.

It was reported a man in his 20s was assaulted by a group of people in Southchurch Road at around 4.35am on Sunday December 19.

He was left with multiple fractures to his face and nose.

A 17 year-old boy has been charged with GBH with intent in connection with the incident and is next due to appear at Basildon Crown Court on February 4.

If you have any information you can submit a report online at or use the ‘Live Chat’ button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.

Please quote the crime reference number 42/293816/21.

You can also call 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


Mick Ferris

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