Police appeal for witnesses who intervened during assault to contact police
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Investigating officers are appealing to witnesses of a suspected assault in Cheltenham High Street over the weekend.
Shortly after 1.30am on Sunday morning (10 July) officers were called to a report of an attack involving a man and a woman outside HSBC bank.
The man involved was described as being white, wearing dark jeans and a white shirt, having dark hair and a beard.
A group of five men were believed to have witnessed the assault, along with a number of other members of the public, however they had left the scene by the time officers arrived after being threatened.
The group of five men intervened to help the victim and officers believe they may have crucial information to help the police investigation.
One man, aged in his 20s was arrested in connection with the incident and has since been released on bail.
If you believe you may have been one of the group, or if you witnessed the incident and have not yet spoken to police please contact us.