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Police appeal after Morecambe assault leave man with broken jaw

John Freeman
Police are appealing for information after man was assaulted as he walked home through Morecambe, leaving him with serious head injuries and a fractured jaw.

The 30-year-old man was walking along Euston Grove at some time between 9.45 and 10.15pm on Tuesday 18the October when he was approached and punched and kicked to the floor, where the unknown assailant continued to attack him.

The man was taken to the Royal Lancaster Infirmary for treatment.

“We are still trying to piece together exactly what happened and this appears to be a completely unprovoked assault," notes DC Clare Wilson. "I am really keen to speak to anyone who may have seen what happened.

“I would urge anyone who may have been in the area at the time to come forward and contact police if they saw anything at all suspicious.”

• Any information can be passed to police on 08451 25 35 45 or you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or on-line at No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.