Man arrested after woman punched in face in Ramsgate

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A man has been arrested after a woman was punched in the face in Ramsgate.

Kent Police was called to King Street at 8.15pm on Sunday, January 12. The woman, in her 40s, suffered injuries to her face and was taken by ambulance to a local hospital. She has since been discharged.

A 26-year-old man from the Ramsgate area was arrested  yesterday (January 21) on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm. The suspect has since been bailed, pending further enquiries, to return to a police station on February 12.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information is asked to call Kent Police on 01843 222289 quoting 46/7269/20.

You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555 111 or using the anonymous online form at