We would like to speak to this man about an assault which took place in Leigh.
The victim, a man aged in his 30s, was walking in Lower Cliff, Marine Parade, Leigh, at about 1am on September 26 when he began talking to a man.
However, the victim was then assaulted by the man. The victim sustained serious facial injuries.
Detectives have pursued a number of lines of enquiry and are now asking for the public’s help in identifying the man pictured.
Detective Constable Ian Hopgood, of Southend CID, is leading the investigation.
“We are treating this as an unprovoked assault on a man who was walking home after an evening out. “As a result of the assault, he sustained serious injuries to his face. Thankfully, he has made a recovery. “We have pursued a number of lines of enquiry, and we are now asking for the public’s help to identify this man. We want to speak to him in connection with the incident.”
Anyone with information should contact Southend CID by dialling 101 and citing 42/209533/21.
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