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Appeal after man seriously injured in Exeter

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Witnesses of incident in Sidwell Street urged to come forward

Police investigating a suspected assault in which a 21-year-old man suffered serious head injuries in Exeter city centre have issued an appeal for information.

Detectives would like to hear from anyone who saw an incident near to a taxi rank in Sidwell Street, outside of Poundland, at around 4am on Sunday 26 September.

The casualty sustained head injuries which required surgery, and is now recovering.

Officers are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident and are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

Anyone with information is urged to call 101, or email, quoting crime reference CR/086149/21.

Information can also be passed anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555111, or via

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quoting the crime reference number or pass on information to Crimestoppers anonymously via their Anonymous Online Form or call them on 0800 555 111

To report crime / incidents please use the Crime reporting form


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