Police arrest Preston man after assault on teenage girl

Posted on - 22nd December, 2021 - 9:11am | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Lancashire Police, Preston News
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Police have arrested a Preston man after an assault left a teenage girl with a cracked cheekbone.


The 17-year-old victim had serious bruising after the attack, which happened at a house in Preston on Sunday 12 December.

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Police said that following a public appeal, a 20-year-old Preston man was arrested on suspicion of Section 18 wounding and is currently in custody.

They thanked everyone who shared the appeal.

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