POLICE have released CCTV images of two youths they want to speak with in connection with an assault in Warwick on Sunday afternoon (July 11).
The incident happened around 2.10pm at Sainsburys in Coten End. A 52year-old-man was assaulted when he intervened to prevent a suspected theft from the store.
Emergency services were called and the man was admitted to hospital with a serious injury.
Con Reece Bruce said “While no arrests have been made as yet, enquiries are ongoing.
“The two males pictured on CCTV were seen leaving the store on foot and it is believed they may have information which could assist with the investigation.
“This was a vicious attack on an innocent member of our communit y. The gentleman remains in hospital due to the severity of the injuries he sustained.
“If you saw anything or recognise the males pictured, please do get in touch by calling 101 and quoting incident number 214 of 11 July 2021.”
Information can also be given anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via its website.