Police search for man in CCTV after assault in North Tyneside

Police officers have released an image of a man they want to speak to following an assault outside of a bar in Wallsend.

Monday, 4th June 2018, 1:42 pm
Updated Monday, 4th June 2018, 1:47 pm

Approximately between 2am and 3am on Saturday, March 31, it is believed that two men were ejected from Manhattans on High Street West in Wallsend following an incident inside.

It is then believed that one of the men assaulted the other, causing serious but non-life threatening injuries.

The offender has then fled the scene in an unknown direction.

Inquiries are ongoing to trace the offender and police have now released the image above of a man they want to speak to. He was outside the bar at the time of the assault and may be able to help police with their investigation.

The man pictured, or anyone who knows his identity, should call police on 101 – quoting crime number 41347G/18.