Man arrested following assault in Basildon

Mick Ferris

A man has been arrested in connection with an assault at the Festival Leisure Park in Basildon over the weekend.

Police were called to reports of a man injured outside Unit 7 at around 2.30am on Sunday May 30.

It was reported the man, who is in his 20s, had been assaulted and had sustained a serious head injury.

A 30 year-old man from Laindon was arrested on Tuesday June 1 on suspicion of GBH with intent.

He has been released on bail until June 24 while enquiries continue.

Anyone who has any information about the incident is asked to contact 101 quoting the crime reference number 42/101344/21

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

Alternatively, information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Mick Ferris

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