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Witnesses sought following GBH at Penmere station – Cornwall

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Detectives investigating a serious assault at Penmere station are appealing for any witnesses to the violence to get in touch. 

Shortly after 3.30pm on 21 March, two teenage boys had arranged to meet each other at Penmere station. One of the boys got off a train and approached the other, they then had a heated argument. This resulted in the younger of the two, a 16-year-old boy, being punched three times to the head. 

He sustained a suspected broken nose and a fractured cheek bone. Enquiries are on-going in relation to this assault and no arrests have been made at present. 

Officers are now appealing for anybody who witnessed the assault to get in touch. The assault happened in broad daylight and officers are conscious a number of passengers or members of the public may have seen what happened. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact BTP by sending a text to 61016 or by calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 329 of 22/03/2018. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.  

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