Officers investigating an assault in Newcastle city centre are re-appealing for information a year on from the Quayside attack.
21-year-old Robert Light, from Liverpool, had been in the Riverside bar at the Quayside in the city centre when he was assaulted in the early hours of Sunday 1 July.
He was found unconscious on the pavement at the back of Victoria 22 and taken to hospital for treatment to a serious head injury.
Following a lengthy stay in hospital he was then discharged.
A year on from the assault, police are continuing to investigate the attack and are hoping anyone who was in the bar on Saturday night, June 30, 2012, into Sunday morning, July 1, 2012, who has information will come forward.
Robert Light is:
- Of slim build
- Short brown hair
- Wearing a blue denim shirt and grey chinos on the night of the attack.
A group of six men left the Riverside bar just before the attack took place and it is believed that they may have vital information about the assault.
Four of the men were seen getting into a silver BMW car, while two others ran off past the Quilted Camel.
Anyone with information about the assault is being asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191 or by ringing Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.