CCTV appeal after shop assistant injured at Chelmsford retail park

Officers investigating an assault outside Smyths Toys at the Riverside Retail Park in Chelmsford where a man sustained a broken leg, have issued CCTV images of two women they want to speak to.

It happened at around 12.20pm on October 18.

The man, a member of staff at the shop, had been in collision with a car which then left the scene.

It had followed a disturbance inside the shop relating to an alleged attempt to make off from the store without paying for goods.

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 42/236555/21.

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

Mick Ferris

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