Man seriously injured after attack in Tesco car park in Leicester

A man has been seriously injured after being attacked in the car park of Tesco Hamilton in Leicester.

The victim was approached by two men near the library and surgery side of the car park at around 5.30pm last Friday (7 December).

The men demanded the victim hand over his wallet, phone and keys. When he refused, he was attacked leaving him with serious injuries.

The victim was taken to hospital where he underwent treatment for his injuries.


The attackers are both described as white.

Detective Constable Michael White said: “This incident happened on a Friday afternoon when people would have been in the area. We believe this includes a person who shouted over to the suspects at the time of the incident.”

“We urge anyone who was in the area at the time, including this person who shouted over, to make contact with us.”

“If you have CCTV or dashcam footage from the area, please also check this as it could hold vital information.”

Anyone with any information is urged to contact Leicestershire Police on 101.