Police appeal after car wash assault
Police are appealing for information after an 18-year-old man was punched to the ground and kicked at a supermarket car wash.
The teenager was set upon at the Tesco car wash on Prior Street, Port Talbot, by two attackers, and later needed treatment at Morriston Hospital for head and facial injuries.
The victim’s car was also damaged in the incident.
A South Wales Police spokesman said: “Police in Neath Port Talbot are appealing for information following an assault which happened at the Tesco Car wash on Prior Street.
“The victim — an 18-year-old man — was approached by the two suspects who, in an unprovoked attack, punched him to the head causing him to fall to the ground where he was then kicked to the body.
“Anyone who can assist with the identity of the suspects, or has any relevant information, is asked to call police.”
The attack happened sometime between 12.20am and 1.20am on Tuesday, October 1, though the details have now been made public.
Police have released a description of two men they want to talk to in connection with the incident.
The first is described as white, aged around 19, 6ft tall, and with short, light brown hair. He was wearing a white shirt, black tie, black trousers, and black shoes.
The second is the same age, around 5ft 8in tall, with blonde / brown spiked hair and has tattoos on both arms. He was wearing a red and white checked shirt.
Can you help? Call South Wales Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111