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Woman stabbed in the neck in Berkshire attack

A woman in her twenties has been stabbed in the neck, following an attack in Slough, Berkshire.

Thames Valley Police are investigating the incident of grievous bodily harm (GBH), which is said to have happened as the woman was approached by a man, whilst walking through Baylis Park between 1am and 1.30am yesterday morning (Monday 29 June).

Nothing was stolen from the victim, who had to be admitted to hospital, though she has since been discharged.

The offender is described as wearing dark clothing and a hooded top.

Investigating officer, Detective Sergeant Josh Beasleigh, based at Slough police station, said:

“We are appealing for witnesses to this incident, or anyone who has information about what happened, to please come forward.

“Incidents such as this are investigated thoroughly and we would like to reassure and thank the public for their patience and understanding while this takes place."

“Anyone with information is asked to call the non-emergency number 101, or make a report online, quoting reference 43200194453.

“Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, if you wish to remain anonymous.”

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