Police investigate after a woman was knocked out by a man near a bar in Fallowfield

Police are investigating after a woman was punched and knocked out in Fallowfield.

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Woman assaulted near 256 Bar on Wilmslow Road: Image Google Maps

At around 3:30am on Saturday 13 July 2019, a woman in her 20s was on Wilmslow Road, close to Bar 256, when she was punched in the face, causing her to fall to the floor and knocking her unconscious.

She suffered a broken nose and fractured eye socket as a result of the incident. The injuries required hospital treatment and needed surgery to fix the damage caused

The offender is described as a man, approximately 6ft tall and of ‘chunky’ build. He had a shaved head and was around 30/35-years-old. He was wearing a black jacket with a white top underneath.

The investigation team has described the incident as a cowardly and savage attack on a young woman. They have asked that anyone who saw anything or potentially has dash cam footage of the assault please get in touch.

Anyone with any information about the assault should contact police on 0161 856 4722 quoting incident number 1978 of 13 July 2019.

Information can also be passed on anonymously by calling the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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