A man suffered a fractured skull as a result of an assault in Gayhurst Road, High Wycombe.
On Sunday 8th July 2018, at around 11.00pm, a 56 year old man heard a car being revved outside his property in Gayhurst Road. The man went outside and approached the car however the driver of the car then drove the car towards the 56 year old man.
The 56 year old man got out of the way of the car but the driver of the vehicle got out of the car and punched the 56 year old man to the right side of his face resulting in the victim falling unconscious and hitting his head on the pavement sustaining a serious head injury and fractured skull.
The offender is described as a black man, of muscular build. There were two other men in the vehicle with him, they are described as black and Asian.
The vehicle involved is believed to be a black Nissan Qashqai with chrome style alloy wheels and a partial suspected registration containing the letters ‘W18’.
The 56 year old man was taken to Wexham Park Hospital in Slough in a stable condition.
Investigating officer Detective Constable Daniel Tucker, of Force CID based at High Wycombe police station, said: ‘Although this happened late in the evening, I am appealing to anybody who may have seen the incident, or who knows who the offenders are, to make contact with police.
The victim sustained a significant head injury as a result of the impact on the ground.
You may notice an increased police presence in the coming days as we continue to investigate this offence, and we will be conducting house to house enquiries to try and identify and bring the offender to justice.‘
Thames Valley Police are appealing for anyone who may have any information relating to this incident to call 101 quoting reference number 43180207402. If you do not want to speak to police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.