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Teen injured after 'gang attack' in Ash, Dover district

ByLydia Chantler-Hicks

A teenager has been left with multiple injuries after he was attacked by three people.

The victim, in his late teens, reports being assaulted by the group in New Street, Ash - a village that lies between Sandwich and Canterbury.

The trio threatened him, causing injuries to his head and face. The young man's motorbike was also damaged.

Police are investigating. Stock image.
Police are investigating. Stock image.

It is understood the victim and suspects are known to one another.

Police have today (Sunday) issued an appeal for witnesses to the incident, which happened at about 9pm on July 12, to come forward.

Anyone with information is urged to call 01843 222289 quoting reference 46/134940/19.

Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555 111 or using the anonymous online form at Crimestoppers-uk.org.

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