Appeal for information following a serious assault in Crewe Date published: 21st September 2017 12.51pm

Officers are appealing for information following a serious assault in Crewe.

The incident took place on Sunday 17 September around 5:25pm at Phoenix Leisure Park in Dunwoody Way.

A group of teenagers entered a bowling alley and started acting anti-socially. They were asked to leave by a member of staff and, as a result, an there was an altercation and a member of staff was assaulted with a knife.

Emergency services attended the scene and a 20-year-old man from Crewe was taken to Leighton Hospital for treatment.

One of the teenagers is described as between 5’7” – 5’8” tall, approximately 16-years-old with short light brown hair. He was wearing a white t-shirt and blue jeans and is believed to have had an Irish accent..

The other teenager is described as between 5’7” – 5’8” tall, approximately 16-years-old with short brown hair. He was wearing a dark coat zipped up with a distinctive white line running from the shoulder down to the cuff. He was also wearing dark jeans.

DS Martin Caldwell said: “This was a vicious attack and the victim has been left extremely shaken. I am keen to trace those responsible so they can be made to face the consequences of their actions.

“We are currently following a number of lines of enquiry and as part of the investigation I want to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time, who witnessed anything suspicious or has any information that can help with our enquires.”

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Cheshire police on 101 quoting incident number 654 of 17 September. Alternatively information can be left anonymously, via Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111.