Man injured in Horndon-on-the-Hill pub assault

Police are investigating an assault in Horndon-on-the-Hill which left a man with a potentially life-changing injury.

It was reported the victim, a man in his 40s, was attacked by another man who threw him over a chair at the Swann Inn in High Road at around 8.15pm on Saturday June 17.

The victim was then punched.

He was taken to hospital and had sustained a broken leg.

It’s believed the attacker may have driven a Citreon Berlingo van.

This incident took place in a busy pub and police believe people will have seen what happened.

If you have any information, CCTV, dash cam or other footage in relation to this incident, you can let police know by submitting a report on the website www.essex.police.uk/digital101 or by using our online Live Chat service available Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) between 10am-9pm.

Alternatively you can call 101.

Please quote the crime reference number 42/108200/23.

If you would like to make an anonymous report you can contact independent charity @Crimestoppers, by visiting their website or by calling 0800 555 111.

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