Man left with eye injuries after assault in Sharlston

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A MAN was savagely attacked by the thug who threw something at his car.

The 26-year-old victim was driving through Sharlston when he thought an object had been thrown at his white Vauxhall Astra.

But after he got out to check his car he was attacked from behind.

PC Tim Saxon from Normanton neighbourhood police team (NPT) said: “The assault has left the victim with serious injuries to his eye and at this time he has only partially recovered his sight.”

The incident happened just before 7pm on Thursday, December 6.

The victim was taken to hospital and discharged on Saturday.

Anyone with any information should contact the NPT on 101 or email, quoting crime reference number 13120533915