Breaking Folkestone Kent

Witnesses are being sought following a serious assault near Folkestone harbour

It was reported that at around 6.35pm on Sunday 30 May 2021, a man in his 30s was assaulted by another after speaking to him in the front courtyard of a pub in Beach Street.

Officers and paramedics were called to the scene, and the victim was taken to a local hospital with injuries to his leg and head.

The suspect is described as a white man, with short black wavy hair and a beard. He was reportedly wearing sunglasses, a black T-shirt with a white logo on the chest, blue jeans and black trainers.

Anyone with information regarding the assault should call Kent Police on 01843 222289 quoting 46/92605/21.

You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555111 or using the anonymous online form at Crimestoppers-uk.org.