Man in hospital with ‘serious’ head and chest injuries following assault in Saffron Walden

PUBLISHED: 15:00 31 October 2019 | UPDATED: 16:06 31 October 2019

The scene on Hunters Way. Photo: ARCHANT

The scene on Hunters Way. Photo: ARCHANT

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Police were called to a Saffron Walden house yesterday (October 30) following reports of an assault.

Officers were called at about 7.45pm to a house in Hunters Way, off Rowntree Way.

A spokesman for Essex Police said: "We received reports that a man was assaulted by other men following a disturbance.

"The victim suffered serious chest and head injuries and remains in hospital. The men left the scene and our enquiries are ongoing."

A police cordon remained in place outside a house in Hunters Way today (October 31).

A member of the public said officers were seen standing at the cordon at about 8.30am today. A police car could be seen later in the morning.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call Essex Police on 101.


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