Teen suffers broken teeth in Clitheroe taxi dispute

This Is Lancashire: Teen suffers broken teeth in Clitheroe taxi dispute Teen suffers broken teeth in Clitheroe taxi dispute

A TEENAGER was left with a cut and broken teeth after being assaulted.

The 16-year-old was attacked over what police believe to be a dispute over a taxi in Clitheroe.

The offender got out of a taxi in Castle Gate in the town centre and punched the victim, who was from Skipton, before walking off.

He was taken to Burnley General Hospital suffering from a cut and broken teeth and was later discharged.

The offender was white, in his 20s, 5ft 10ins, medium build, wearing a dark suit and a hat.

The incident happened between midnight and 12.45am on November 24.

PC Matt Caton, of Clitheroe police, said: “I would appeal for anyone who saw this incident or who has any information to get in touch with us.”

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting log number 0757.

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7:38pm Wed 8 Jan 14

Boris Bear says...

Surely there would be a better chance of getting some information if it had been requested sooner rather than waiting six weeks after the incident.
Surely there would be a better chance of getting some information if it had been requested sooner rather than waiting six weeks after the incident. Boris Bear
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7:33pm Thu 9 Jan 14

ghost of sceptic says...

Boris Bear wrote:
Surely there would be a better chance of getting some information if it had been requested sooner rather than waiting six weeks after the incident.
That is the first thing that crossed my mind when i read this report. Bafoons.
[quote][p][bold]Boris Bear[/bold] wrote: Surely there would be a better chance of getting some information if it had been requested sooner rather than waiting six weeks after the incident.[/p][/quote]That is the first thing that crossed my mind when i read this report. Bafoons. ghost of sceptic
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