Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was assaulted in Keynsham yesterday (Monday 9th May).
The victim was walking her dog in fields off Severus Street when she was punched and kicked by another woman after she asked her to keep her German Shepherd dog on its lead. The incident happened at approximately 1.10pm.
Officers have visited the victim at home and have taken a statement from her and her husband. Video of the incident has appeared on social media and the police have identified two people they are keen to talk to. They are also reviewing CCTV from the area while neighbourhood officers will also be carrying out reassurance patrols.
Anyone with information which could help our enquiry is asked to call 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5222109359.
Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100 per cent anonymously on 0800 555 111