Man assaulted

A MAN suffered an injury to his knee after being assaulted in Broad Street, Trowbridge, at 6.12am on Sunday by another man who attempted to rob him. A man has been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

Drugs found

FIVE packets of white powder were found on a man who attempted to conceal them in Castle Street, Trowbridge, on Saturday at 3.30am. Police detained the suspect for a S23 Misuse of Drugs search and he was taken to Trowbridge Police Station where drugs were located in his groin area. Enquiries are ongoing.

Man threatened

A MAN was threatened by an assailant who approached the victim in Park Road, Trowbridge, at 1.28am on Saturday and gripped him while pushing him against a wall. The suspect shouted “You want some?” There were no injuries.

Street argument

A WOMAN pushed away a man who threatened her during a verbal argument in Castle Street, Trowbridge, at 00.55am on Saturday. There were no injuries.

Garage burgled

ITEMS were stolen by a burglar who raided a garage in Castley Road, Hilperton, at 9.30pm last Friday.

Woman bitten

A WOMAN was bitten on her arm and leg, causing bruising, after she was attacked by a dog while trying to protect her puppy on the Kennet & Avon Canal towpath at Bradford on Avon at 2.38pm last Thursday. The dog ran up to the puppy and started biting and violently shaking it.

Tools stolen

A LEAF blower, a high pressure water cleaner and a battery powered hedge trimmer were stolen from a storage area in Biss Meadows, Trowbridge, at 2.52pm last Thursday.

Car fire

A crew from Trowbridge attended a car fire outside a domestic property in Newleaze, Hilperton, at 6.06pm on Monday. They used two breathing apparatus and one hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.