ESSEX Police are investigating an assault on a man in St John’s Way, Corringham, and are looking to speak to witnesses who have yet to come forward.
The 42-year-old was attacked near Selekt Chicken by a group of people at 8.20pm on Friday 14 August. He suffered a fractured nose and a spinal injury and is recovering at home. His injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
The suspects, described as a group of teenagers, are believed to have left the scene in a silver car.
Officers have been progressing their investigation, including speaking to residents and witnesses, reviewing CCTV and carrying out forensic examinations of the scene.
Anyone with information is asked to call Grays CID on 101 quoting reference 42/126641/20 or report online at https://www.essex.police.uk
Alternatively, you can contact independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111 or https://crimestoppers-uk.org