Thames Valley and Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a number of people were assaulted and also some were racially abused.
At around 4.30pm on Tuesday (19/7) a large disturbance involving a number of people occurred at the Buscot Weir, Buscot Park near the A417 on the border of both Gloucestershire and Swindon.
Several young people were assaulted, and others were racially abused. One victim suffered a broken cheekbone and was taken to hospital.
Investigating Officer, PC John Cleverly of Local CID, based at Abingdon police station, said: “We are appealing for witnesses following this assault and racial abuse on a number of victims.
“We would like anyone who was at Buscot Weir and saw this incident to come forward. We would be particularly keen on hearing from anyone who may have video or audio footage of this incident which could help us with our investigation.
“The Buscot Weir is a popular location and is on the border with Swindon and Gloucestershire so it’s possible that there may be witnesses from this area so we would like them to get in touch as well. Anyone with information should call 101 asking for Thames Valley Police quoting our reference 43160198758.”
If you do not want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.