Witness appeal after assault at Stroud pub


Police want to hear from anyone who witnessed an assault on the dance floor of a pub in Stroud in the early hours of Sunday.

A 19-year-old man was punched and stamped on in an assault near to the bar in the Little Vic club area of the Queen Victoria pub in Gloucester Street at around 12.30am.

The victim suffered facial injuries and was temporarily knocked unconscious. He was taken to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital for treatment.

Officers have spoken to witnesses at the club at the time and are carrying out numerous inquiries to trace the offender.

Anyone who saw what happened but hasn’t yet spoken to us or knows where the offender is should call 101 and quote incident 33 of 5 March.