Slough’s Cromwell Drive park fight leaves teen seriously injured

A teenage boy has fractured his eye socket and suffers from multiple facial injuries after a fight broke out in Slough.

The incident broke out at around 8:30pm on August 19 when a group of children were playing in a park in Cromwell Drive.

An argument broke out during the game which resulted in the offender pushing the victim and ‘punching him in the face’.

The offender, who is described as an Asian male aged between 17 and 18, ran off with two other males in the direction of Grant Avenue.

He was said to be roughly 5ft 9” tall and wearing a red basketball shirt.

Following the incident, the boy was taken to Wexham Park Hospital before being transferred to Northwick Park Hospital then Western Eye Hospital in London.

He has since been discharged from hospital.

PC Nicole Maynard, based at Slough police station, said: “I am appealing for any witnesses to this incident to please come forward.

“To contact us, call 101 or make a report on our website, quoting reference number 43220372436.

“Alternatively, you can provide information anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111 or via its website.”


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