Image released after man suffers cut head and black eyes in Hitchin pub attack

Police are appealing for help to identify this man, as they believe he may be able to help with enqu

Police are appealing for help to identify this man, as they believe he may be able to help with enquiries into an assault in Hitchin. Picture: Herts police - Credit: Archant

An image has been released of a man who police believe he may be able to help with enquiries into an assault in Hitchin which left a man with a cut to the head, two black eyes and a swollen cheek.

The incident happened at the Rose and Crown pub, Market Square on Saturday, November 2.

At around 9.20pm a man was kicked and punched while on the ground.

PC Matt Clark said: "I would like to identify this male who may have information to assist with this investigation. This incident took place in the middle of Hitchin on a busy Saturday night so if you witnessed what happened I would also like to hear from you.

"If you recognise this man or have information please contact me via matt.clark2@herts.pnn.police.uk."

Alternatively you can also report information online at herts.police.uk/report, speak to an operator in the force communications room via herts.police.uk/contact or call the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference 41/100972/19.

Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the independent charity's untraceable online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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