Police release video of Ilkeston assault suspect

Police have released CCTV footage showing a man they would  like to speak to in connection with an assault in Market Place, Ilkeston.

Police have released CCTV footage showing a man they would like to speak to in connection with an assault in Market Place, Ilkeston.

A 39-year-old man was on a night out in Ilkeston when he was approached by a man who punched and kicked him, as he fell to the ground.

The 39-year-old was left with serious injuries which required hospital treatment.

The incident happened at 11.30pm on Friday, 18 May outside the Market Bar.

PC Leanne Dobinson said, “We are now seeking help from the public to identify the man shown in the video as we believe he may be able to assist with our enquiries.

“If you recognise the man or have any information which may help with this investigation please do get in touch.”

Call 101 and quote the reference number 18000242795 and the name of the officer in the PC Leanne Dobinson, in any correspondence.