Live updates

Police release image of man after Leicester assault

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they wish to identify and trace in connection with an assault in Leicester.

The incident took place between 1am and 2am on Saturday November 9 at a premises in Abbey Street, when a 22-year-old man was punched in the face.

The victim sustained a jaw fracture.

Police wish to identify this man Credit: Leicestershire Police

Men sought after fight over bag of chips in Birmingham

Two young men were assaulted inside a Birmingham takeaway following an argument over a bag of chips.

Police have released CCTV images of people they would like to speak to in connection with the attack inside Skipper’s Fish Bar on Horsefair.

Men police would like to speak to about the incident Credit: West Midlands Police

The incident occurred just after 4am on Saturday 9 November.

Both men are in their late teens and had been on a night out at a city nightclub when they visited the nearby fish and chip shop.

When they arrived at Skipper’s a group of other youngsters threw chips at them.

The incident left two men with facial injuries Credit: West Midlands Police

The two men were physically attacked after an argument flared, leaving both in need of hospital treatment for facial injuries.

Advertisement

Rose seller assaulted in Birmingham nightclub

A rose seller was left with broken bones after an assault in a Birmingham nightclub.

Detectives have released images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the robbery which took place at the O Bar in Broad Street.

Police are looking for this man in relation to the attack Credit: West Midlands Police

The 39-year-old was selling roses inside the club when a man grabbed a handful of rose stems and tried to damage them. When the seller protested he was punched and throttled and his jacket pocket was searched in what is believed to have been an attempt to steal money.

Police would like to speak to this man Credit: West Midlands Police

The rose seller was left with a broken hand following the attack.

Police seek men after 'nasty assault' in Leicester

This was a nasty assault which left the victim with a significant injury to his head, no one should be subjected to violence of this nature especially at their place of work.

We would urge the public to take a look at the footage and contact us if they recognise any of the men, witnessed the incident or have any details about this new information. Any calls received will be treated in confidence.

– Detective Constable Matt England, Leicestershire Police

CCTV of Leicester assault released by police

Leicestershire Police have released CCTV footage of an incident outside a city centre bar in a bid to trace those responsible for an assault.

A 37-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and released on police bail pending further enquiries.

Police now believe that the men involved may have visited a pub on Western Road shortly after the incident before travelling onto the Beaumont Leys area in a taxi.

The incident took place just after midnight on Sunday November 3 outside the Mobius Bar, Braunstone Gate, Leicester.

Leicestershire Police release image of man after assault

Leicestershire Police have released an image of a man they would like to speak with following an assault on a door supervisor outside a city centre bar.

The incident took place just after midnight on Sunday November 3 outside the Mobius Bar, Braunstone Gate, Leicester.

Man Leicestershire Police would like to speak with Credit: Leicestershire Police

The victim, aged 40, was working outside the bar when he was approached by four men of Middle Eastern appearance who he refused to let into the premises.

Following an altercation three of the men assaulted the victim using a metal barrier. The victim sustained a fracture to his skull and was released from hospital on Wednesday November 6 following treatment.

Advertisement