Police appeal for help finding THIS man after city centre assault

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Police are looking to speak to a man as part of an investigation in an assault outside a Newcastle bar.

Northumbria Police have appealed to the public as they look into an incident from Saturday, August 7

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It was reported that at around 2:25 am on that day a man was approached by another male he didn’t know.

He was then punched outside Portofino’s on Mosley Street and left the area.

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The 27-year-old victim sustained injuries to his face and reported the incident to police.

Officers have been looking into the incident by reviewing CCTV footage and now have identified a man who they would like to speak to.

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He was in the area at the time of the incident and may have information that can assist with the investigation.

The man or anyone who recognises him should contact Police via the ‘Tell Us Something page’ of their website or ring 101 quoting ref NP-20210807-0118.