Dorset

Hunt for Poole man accused of a window smash attack

Jasmine Real, 22, required 62 stitches to her forehead Image copyright Dorset Police
Image caption Jasmine Real, 22, required 62 stitches to her forehead

Police are hunting for a man accused of smashing a 22-year-old woman's head through a glass window.

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Image caption Det Cons James Lees said Alexander Russell was a "wanted man"

Jasmine Real required 62 stitches to her forehead after the incident at a property in Henbury Close, Poole.

Dorset Police said they are looking for 21-year-old Alexander Russell who is white, 6ft and has light brown hair.

Det Cons James Lees said Ms Real had been left "with a serious injury and possible permanent scarring" and appealed for help to find Mr Russell.

Police said they were called to the property on 22 September at about 06:30 GMT.

Mr Lees said: "I would encourage anyone who has any information regarding his whereabouts to contact police in confidence."

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