ESSEX Police is appealing for help from the public who may have seen or know anything about an unprovoked serious assault on a man in Grays today.
The victim is a 35 year old man from Grays who was walking to work. He was attacked in Conway Gardens and again in Argent Street, Grays at around 2am this morning (Saturday December 31 2011). Several men pulled up in a car, spoke to him and then assaulted him. They then drove off and returned to assault him again shortly afterwards. The man has serious injuries but not believed to be life-threatening. He was taken to hospital for checks and treatment.
Anyone with any information at all, however unimportant it may seem, is asked please to contact Dc Nigel Garwood or his colleagues at Essex Police on 101, extension 364166. Or you can leave information anonymously at Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.