Man suffers serious head injuries after assault inside Cleethorpes taxi

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A man has been hospitalised with serious head injuries after being assaulted inside a taxi in Cleethorpes.

The victim picked up a taxi from the rank close to Pepi’s Pizza and Kebab House at around 3.15am on Sunday, February 26 before he was attacked.

He was initially taken to the Diana, Princess of Wales Hospital and later transferred to Hull Royal Infirmary, where he is undergoing treatment.

The offender is believed to be a man who left the scene shortly after the assault.

Anyone with information is asked to call Humberside Police on 101, quoting log number 92 of February 26.

Alternatively call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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