Officers investigating an alleged assault in Watford are appealing for witnesses who may have seen the incident, or anyone who has information that may assist with the investigation, to come forward.
The incident occurred in the High Street, at approximately 3.05am on Saturday, September 21.
It was reported that an altercation occurred between two men, during which one of them was allegedly punched in the face. He fell to the floor, banging his head on the ground, and was knocked unconscious.
A further altercation is then reported to have occurred between the man and a group of people who were with the victim at the time.
A 25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm (GBH) in connection with the incident. He has been released under investigation whilst enquiries continue.
Police Constable Ashley Young, from the Stevenage Local Crime Unit, said: “Enquiries are ongoing, and we are looking for witnesses who may have any information that may help us with our investigation.
“If you were in the area at the time and believe you saw the incident take place, or you have any information, please contact us.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Young directly via email at email@example.com, quoting reference 41/85714/19.
You can also report information online at herts.police.uk/report, speak to an operator in their Force Communications Room via their online web chat at herts.police.uk/contact or call the non-emergency number 101.
If a crime is in progress or someone’s life is in danger, call 999 immediately.
Alternatively, you can stay 100 per cent anonymous by contacting the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via their untraceable online form at crimestoppers-uk.org