A MAN was allegedly pulled from his vehicle and punched a number of times. 

Wiltshire Police says a man in his 20s is reported to have been pulled from his vehicle in Elm Grove Road after a man accused him of nearly running him over.

It happened at around 11pm on Tuesday (July 26). 

Police say the driver was "punched numerous times during the assault" but "did not sustain injuries during the incident". 

A statement from Wiltshire Police said: "Enquiries have been ongoing and a man in his 20s has been arrested on suspicion of common assault and released under investigation while enquiries continue.

"It is believed that there were witnesses to the incident who may be able to help with our enquiries who have not yet spoken to police.

"If this was you, or if you have CCTV or dash cam footage which may be relevant to the investigation, please call 101 and quote crime reference number 54220078887.

"Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."


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