Man due in court following Yeovil assault


A 28-YEAR-OLD man has been charged following a serious assault in Yeovil in the early hours of Saturday morning (17 June).

Victor Anastasiu, of Kiddles in Yeovil, has been charged with GBH with intent.

He’s been remanded in custody to appear before Yeovil Magistrates’ Court today (19 June).

A 35-year-old man remains in a critical condition in hospital with serious head injuries following the incident in Kiddles between 2am and 2.40am on Saturday.

If you have information for the investigation team, call 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5217136177.

Chief Reporter | Started his working life on a farm before becoming a screen printer, both in Sweden. Had another career change and turned to journalism in the mid1990s. Enjoyed an internship with Alexandria Gazette Packet, Va, USA, before moving to the UK. Got a job with The Clarion in Yeovil in 1998, but moved to Axminster in 2006 and has worked on the East Devon beat since.