Witnesses are being urged to come forward following an assault in Ashford.

Shortly after 4am on Saturday 28 May 2022, a woman in her late teens was reportedly assaulted by a man and two women near the fountain in the town’s High Street.

Officers were called. The female victim required hospital treatment for head injuries.

A 27-year-old woman and a 21-year-old woman from the Ashford area, and a 21-year-old man from London, were arrested the same night on suspicion of assault. They have since been bailed pending further enquiries.

An investigation into the assault is ongoing and officers are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.

In particular, they would like to speak to members of the public who attempted to intervene in the assault and who assisted the victim following the incident.

Anyone with information should call Kent Police on 01843 222289, quoting reference 46/102047/22.

You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or complete the online form on their website.

By Ed

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