January 16, 2011
37, in critical condition after serious assault in Highbridge
were the scenes in Highbridge on Sunday (January 16th) as police
launched an investigation into a serious assault that has left
a man in a critical condition.
Officers were called to Charlotte Court at just before 5.25pm
on Saturday evening when a 37-year-old male suffered serious injuries
in an assault.
The victim was rushed to hospital where he was still being treated
on Sunday. Police told Burnham-On-Sea.com he was in a "stable,
but critical condition."
A 25-year-old woman has been arrested and is in police
custody, helping officers with their ongoing enquiries.
Part of the car park outside the building was still sealed off
with police tape throughout Sunday, as pictured, while officers
Members of a crime scene investigation unit spent part of the
day taking photos of a trail of blood in the car park which led
away from the taped-off entrance to Charlotte Court.
Meanwhile, police have appealed for any witnesses to the incident
to contact them via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.