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Teenager injured following altercation in Newbury

Police appealing for witnesses

John Herring

John Herring


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A teenage boy was injured following an altercation in Newbury. 

Thames Valley Police said that the 17-year-old was involved in a physical altercation with a man at the Kennet Centre.

The teenager then broke his ankle after being involved in a collision with a vehicle.

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following the altercation, which occurred around 3.20pm on Monday, September 9. 

Investigating officer PC Peter Brooks, based at Newbury police station, said: “This incident occurred in the middle of the afternoon, and I am appealing to anybody who witnessed it or who may have mobile phone or dash-cam footage, to contact police.

“You can make your report by calling 101, quoting reference number 43190278931, or alternatively report online or call the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111.”

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  • DonCossack

    12/09/2019 - 16:06

    Heard the lad involved with this chatting as loudly abd proudly as he could about it. Deliberately wanting to be overheard. What a tw*t.