Thugs armed with ‘bats or metal bars’ came down in silence Stockport Alley before hitting a person and crushing his car.
A 39-year-old man was taken to hospital by ambulance after sustaining head and arm injuries in the Harrison Grove, Addisonwood attack around 6:20 pm on Thursday (July 1).
Police say a group of three people reached Harrison Grove in Blackland Rover before injuring their victim and damaging his vehicle.
A Greater Manchester Police spokesman said: “At around 6.20pm on July 1, 2021, officers were called to Harrison Grove in Addiswood, Stockport, to report that a man was being assaulted.
Officers located a 39-year-old victim who was attacked by three men in a Black Land Rover, which had a bat or metal bar, and also damaged his vehicle.
The Northwest Ambulance Service also attended and the victim was taken to hospital with head and arm injuries that are not considered life-threatening.
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“The investigation is ongoing and no arrests have been made.”
Eyewitnesses said Manchester Evening News Police soon reached Harrison Grove and blocked the road during an investigation into Thursday evening’s attack.
A resident, who did not want to be named, said: “There was a bit of a commotion around 6pm yesterday. It would have been some kind of attack.
“As soon as that happened, they left.
“The road was closed, and the police were down and at the end. No one was here today (Friday).”