Between about 8.20pm and 8.30pm on Friday 24th July 2015 a 54 year old man was struck behind the ear by a small projectile, believed to be a BB gun pellet, in Arundel Road, High Wycombe.
The injury caused bleeding behind the man’s ear.
PC Gemma Brown, based at High Wycombe Police Station, said: ‘BB guns should never be fired at people or animals.
I would like to speak to anyone with information about the incident or information about the use of BB guns in the area.
I’d also be keen to speak to anyone with information about who has bought a BB gun or similar weapon recently.‘
Thames Valley Police are appealing for anyone with information that could help with their enquiry to please contact PC Gemma Brown via the 24-hour Thames Valley Police enquiry centre on 101.
If you don’t want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.