Appeal after two men assaulted in Shoreditch

Officers investigating an assault outside a bar in Hackney are appealing for the public’s help to identify a man they would like to speak to.

Shortly after 23:00hrs on Sunday, 11 July, two men aged in their 20s became involved in an altercation with another man after leaving a bar on Curtain Road in Shoreditch.

Both men were assaulted and required hospital treatment. One of them suffered a fractured skull and the other was left with a leg injury. Both have since been discharged but continue to recover from their injuries.

Detectives from the Central East Basic Command Unit have been carrying out enquiries to locate the person responsible and are now able to release CCTV of a man they would like to speak to as part of the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 or tweet @MetCC quoting CAD 4508/12Jul. To remain anonymous contact Crimestopperson 0800 555 111.