Police hunt attacker who broke man's jaw in Northampton bar

Appeal for help issued after CCTV picture gives clue to assault on Bridge Street dance floor

By Kevin Nicholls
Friday, 24th January 2020, 9:29 am
Updated Friday, 24th January 2020, 9:36 am

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they want to question over a Northampton town centre assault.

Detectives revealed a 26-year-old man was left with a fractured jaw after being punched in the Stereo Bar in Bridge Street last year.

A Northamptonshire Police spokesman said: "The incident happened between 1.45 and 2.15am on Friday, October 25, when a man was approached by another man on the dance floor inside the Stereo Bar.

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Police want to talk to this man over an assault in Northampton last October.

"As the men lent in to have a conversation, the offender punched the man causing him to stagger backwards. Following the assault, the offender left the bar, leaving the man with a fractured jaw.

"Anyone with information or who may have seen this incident is asked to call 101 quoting reference number 19000571116."