Man arrested following assault in Grays

A man has been arrested following an assault in Grays earlier this month.

It was reported a man in his 50s had been assaulted near to Thurrock Council’s offices in New Road at around 12.30pm on August 3.

The victim sustained a broken nose, facial injuries and had a tooth knocked out.

A 27 year-old man from Basildon was arrested on suspicion of GBH with intent, possession of an offensive weapon, and ABH.

He has been released on bail until October 21.

If you have any information, CCTV, dash cam or other footage in relation to this incident,

Please quote the crime reference number 42/138332/23.

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Alternatively you can call 101.

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