Appeal after a man suffered a fractured skull after being assaulted in a pub in Marlow.
The incident occurred yesterday at about 9.10pm at the Britannia pub in Little Marlow Road.
The victim, a 24-year-old man was sitting at a table when he was approached by a group of people.
One of the group, a woman, assaulted the victim by punching him in the face. Another member of the group, a man, also then punched him in the face.
The victim fell to the floor, where the male offender continued to assault him by punching and stamping on him despite the victim being unconscious by this stage.
During this time, the female offender began assaulting a woman who was part of the victim’s group by pulling her hair and hitting her in the face.
The victim sustained a fractured skull and lacerations. He was taken to hospital for treatment where he remains at this time in a stable condition.
Investigating officer, Detective Sergeant Peter Cave, based at High Wycombe police station, said: “This was an extremely violent assault which has left the victim with serious injuries and in need of hospital treatment.
“This happened at a time of evening where there would have been a number of people in the pub, and therefore I would urge anyone with any information to come forward if you have not already done so.
“If you have any information at all which you think could help our investigation, please get in touch as soon as possible by calling the Thames Valley Police non-emergency number on 101, quoting reference number 43200328074.”