Gang sought by police in Exeter

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault in Exeter last Friday night which left a 21-year-old man with serious facial injuries.

The incident happened in Exhibition Way on the Pinhoe Trading Estate sometime between 10.45pm and 11.15pm on Friday night.

The victim was locking up his garage when a young man came across the road and threw an egg at his vehicle.

When he followed the offender and challenged his actions he was set upon by a number of male youths who knocked him to the ground, before kicking him and stamping on his head.

The offenders then ran off.

Police are investigating and are asking for anyone who saw the incident or has information about the offenders to contact police.

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