Appeal for witnesses after Goodwood assault

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted at Goodwood race course.

The 49-year-old victim from Petersfield, Hampshire, was assaulted by a man in the Richmond bar area at the course between 10.10pm and 10.30pm, on Friday, May 31.

He received facial and leg injuries requiring hospital treatment.

Detective constable Kathy Longland said: “The victim was out at an event enjoying the evening when he was assaulted and knocked unconscious. Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to call 101 quoting serial 0510 of 1/6.”

Alternatively, call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.