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Devon police looking for man after serious assault

Photo: Devon and Cornwall Police

Police wish to identify the man pictured following a serious assault in Teignmouth.

The incident in question took place during Regatta Week which means that the person they're looking for might not be local.

Just after midnight on Saturday the 31st of July, police received reports of a disturbance between four men on Regent Street, Teignmouth.

Do you know this man? Credit: Devon and Cornwall Police

One man, a 33-year-old local man sustained a significant injury to the stomach and was taken to hospital where he later required surgery.

A 24-year-old man was later arrested in connection with this incident and has since been bailed until the 23rd of November pending further enquiries.

Credit: Devon and Cornwall Police

The man they're now looking to question is described as:

  • a white male
  • with long brown hair in a bun
  • has a full beard
  • wearing a black baseball cap
  • wearing a white T-shirt with skull design
  • carrying a rucksack

If you can help police identify the man pictured, please contact the police by email at or by calling call 101, quoting crime reference CR/52243/16.