Man ‘pinned against wall and punched in face’ during ‘nasty’ attack in Taunton

A MAN suffered a broken nose and cheekbone following a ‘nasty’ attack in Taunton.

Police have released a CCTV image of three men they would like to speak to after a serious assault in Taunton.

The incident happened at around 12.15am outside Mambo, in Mill Lane, on Sunday, July 19.

A 43-year-old man was pinned against the wall and punched in the face a number of times.

He received treatment for his injuries at Musgrove Park Hospital.

Officers investigating the incident have now released a CCTV image of three men they would like to speak to in connection with the attack.

All three men are seen wearing black clothing.

One was wearing just a t-shirt, another was wearing a jacket with white t-shirt underneath and the other was wearing a hooded top with logo on the front. 

PC Kyle Gibbs-Hartley, who is investigating the incident, said: “This is a nasty incident where the victim sustained four or five heavy punches to the face, causing a fractured nose and cheekbone.

“I would like to hear from anyone that might have witnessed the incident at the time or who recognises any of the three men.”

If you can help, please contact police on 101, quoting reference 5220160039.

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