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Weekly Edition - Published  24 May 2016


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Appeal following an alleged assault on Musker Drive, Bootle

MERSEYSIDE Police are investigating after a man was allegedly assaulted, that took place on Musker Drive, in Bootle, on Thursday, 19 May 2016, about 6.30pm. Merseyside Police have told us they attended the scene following a report that a 30 year old man had been stabbed, after being approached by a group of males. The offenders then left the scene, in a silver Audi car, in the direction of Randall Drive. The victim had suffered small puncture wounds to his back and head and was taken to Hospital where his condition was described as "stable." We are told that house to house enquiries are being carried out in the area and CCTV in the area is also being checked. High visibility patrols have been stepped up to reassure the community and an extensive investigation is underway to trace and arrest those responsible.

Detective Inspector Mike Dalton, Sefton CID, said:- "Although enquiries are at an early stage, officers believe the victim of the assault was targeted and we are now carrying out extensive enquiries to establish the full circumstances. We would like to appeal to anyone who may have witnessed the incident or have any information which could help with our investigation to come forward. I would appeal to those people, or anyone who saw anything suspicious in the area of Musker Drive at around 6.30pm, on Thursday, 19 May 2016, to get in touch with us."

Anyone with information can contact the investigating Officers at Sefton CID, on:- 0151 777 3055 or via the:- 101 number. Information can also be given anonymously to the crime fighting charity Crimestoppers via calling:- 0800 555 111.


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