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Witnesses sought after assault on motorist in Minehead
WITNESSES are being sought after a motorist was punched in the head in Minehead on Friday (July
The assault happened at 4.30pm when the victim was driving his blue Peugeot 306 in North Street and a bottle was thrown at the rear window.
When he stopped and challenged the person who had thrown the bottle, a woman punched him in the head through the driver’s window, causing swelling to the his lip.
A 15-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of criminal damage and a 17-year-old girl has been arrested on suspicion of common assault. Both have been released on police bail pending further
Anyone with information about the assault should contact PC Murtagh at Minehead Police Station on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800-555111.