Detectives investigating an assault in Berkhamsted are appealing for witnesses and information.
The incident occurred in the High Street, outside The Crown pub, sometime between 11.20pm and 11.40pm on Thursday, July 16.
A physical altercation occurred, during which a man aged in his 20s suffered an injury to his ear which required hospital treatment.
An 18-year-old man from Tring has been arrested in connection with the incident and has been bailed until August 13 while enquiries continue.
Detective constable Natasha Gibbings, from the Dacorum Local Crime Unit, said: “It is believed there were a number of people in the area who may have seen what happened and I am appealing for any witnesses to the incident to please get in touch.”
Anyone with information is asked to email firstname.lastname@example.org
You can also report information online at herts.police.uk/report or speak to an operator in their Force Communications Room via our online web chat at herts.police.uk/contact or call the non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference 41/55968/20.
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.
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