Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Youth attacked after Southampton toga party

An 18-year-old suffered a broken jaw when he was attacked and robbed by a gang of youths after attending a toga fancy dress party with friends.

The victim and a 17-year-old girl, a woman, 18, and a man, 21, were assaulted after the party at Itchen Rowing Club in Southampton on Saturday.

Up to 10 youths approached them as they waited for a taxi on the corner of Canute Road at about 0100 BST.

Police said three mobile phones were also stolen.

The 18-year-old man, who was punched in the face, underwent surgery at Southampton General Hospital.

Police are appealing for witnesses.

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