'˜One punch' attack leaves Luton man fighting for life

A man has been left fighting for his life after being punched to the ground in Luton on Saturday night.

Monday, 14th November 2016, 5:17 pm
Updated Wednesday, 16th November 2016, 4:38 pm

Officers were called to Chapel Street at around 9.30pm on November 12 to reports that a man had been punched and had fallen to the ground, sustaining serious head injuries.

The man, aged in his 40s, was taken to hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

Det Insp Andy Southam said: “This incident took place outside a newsagents and so it’s possible someone may have seen something either before or during the incident which could assist our investigation.

“We have launched a full investigation into this attack which has left a man fighting for his life, and would appeal for anyone with any information to come forward.”

Call 101 quoting the reference 352 of 12 November with information or alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.