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Police appeal for information following 'vicious' Shepherd's Bush assault

The victim was chased down by three men and left needing hospital treatment after being badly beaten

The attack happened on Uxbridge Road, with the junction with Godolphin Road(Image: Google)

Police are appealing for information and witnesses after a man in his 30s was assaulted in Shepherd’s Bush .

The victim was left needing hospital treatment after being set upon by three people on Uxbridge Road on June 30.

Police have described as assault as “vicious”.

The attack happened at around 1.05am when the victim, a man in his 30s was walking along the road.

A car pulled up near him and three men got out, chasing the victim along Uxbridge Road and assaulting him at the junction with Godolphin Road.

The attackers then ran back to the car and drove off.

They are described as black males with clothing covering part of their faces. The car is described as silver and a saloon style.

Detective Constable Amit Tailor of Hammersmith and Fulham CID is leading the investigation and said: “I am appealing to anyone who was in the area and saw this attack to come forward.

“In particular, I am keen if anyone saw the car leaving the scene - any information about this is vital.

“This was a violent attack which left the victim requiring hospital treatment - thankfully he has been released following treatment but this has had a significant impact on him.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact DC Tailor on 020 8246 2505 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

No arrests have been made.

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