Assault, Liskeard

Police in Liskeard are appealing for information about an unprovoked attack on a woman which left her with bruising to her face and a black eye.

Sometime between 7.30pm and 8.40pm on Wednesday 11 November, a 19-year-old woman was walking to work through an alleyway near to Liskeard Cemetery off of Lanchard Lane, when she was approached from behind by a male. 

The male punched her twice in the face and kicked her in the stomach before running off.

Police attended immediately afterwards and conducted a search of the wider area.

The suspect is described as a white male of average height and slim build. He was believed to be wearing a red or orange baseball cap and jeans.




Anyone who was in the area at the time and may have seen the male, or have any information which could assist police enquiries, is asked to contact police on 101 or via email at 101@dc.police.uk quoting crime reference number CR/095307/20.