Witness appeal after man suffers head injury in late-night assault

This is the potential witness police want to trace
29 May 2018 @ 11.42 am
| Crime, News

This man may hold the key to an assault investigation.

Police have released CCTV images of the man because they believe he may have witnessed a serious incident outside a York nightclub.

The attack happened outside Flares on Tanner Row at around 4.15am on March 25.

The victim, a 36-year-old man from York, sustained a nasty head injury which required treatment at York Hospital.

It is believed the man in the CCTV footage was standing nearby when the assault happened and could hold vital information to assist the ongoing investigation.

He is urged to come forward to help the police. Anyone who recognises him is also asked to get in touch to provide a name and contact details.

north-yorkshire-police-logo-25How to help the police

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Rachel Shaw
Or call Crimestoppers 0800 555 111
Email Rachel Shaw here
Quote reference number 12180050708