Can you help? Appeal for information following assault in Pontllanfraith

We’re appealing for information following an assault which took place just off the B4251, near to the entrance of the Switchgear Factory  in Pontllanfraith on Friday 29th September 2019.

A 53-year-old man from Caerphilly reported that he was assaulted by another man at around 3pm.

The victim attended hospital for treatment.

A 33-year-old man from Caerphilly was arrested on suspicion of assault and has been released on police bail pending further enquiries.

Officers are appealing for anyone who may have seen the assault or have any dash-cam footage of the B4251 at the time of the assault to get in contact.

Anyone who has any information that could help is asked to call Gwent Police on 101, quoting log 1900359207.

You can also send a direct message to our Gwent Police Facebook or Twitter social media pages. Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or visit