Reveller seriously assaulted in taxi

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A young man who was attacked in the back of a taxi suffered a broken nose and two black eyes.

The 21-year-old victim left Aylesbury’s Mirage nightclub in Buckingham Street and got into a taxi with one or two men who he did not know.

During the journey the victim was attacked and suffered a cut lip, hip and shoulder grazing as well as the injuries to his nose and eyes.

He was treated at Stoke Mandeville Hospital and discharged.

The incident took place between 2am-3am on February 14, police said today.

No description of the offender or offenders is currently available.

People are treating the incident as GBH.

If you have any information about the offence or saw the victim prior to the incident please contact PC Catherine Downs on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at