Woman punched in mouth after row at Syston kebab shop: police appeal

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A woman was punched in the mouth during an altercation involving about 20 people at a Syston takeaway during the early hours of New Year’s Day.

The row started in Flames kebab shop on Melton Road before spilling out into the street at about 2am.

The 38-year-old victim tried to intervene and was punched in the mouth by a woman.

The suspect is white, between 17 and 19-years-old, slim and about 5ft 3ins tall. She had long, straight, dark hair and it’s believed she was wearing a black mac.

Anyone with any information should call PC 436 John Le-Good, who is investigating the assault, on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously and in confidence on 0800 555 111.