Two women assaulted in Weymouth - Police issue image of suspect

Two women assaulted in Weymouth - Police issue image of suspect

Published by Justin Gladdis at 4:36pm 18th July 2019. (Updated at 7:37am 19th July 2019)

Do you recognise this man?

Police have issued a CCTV image of a man wanted in connection with an assault of two women at a pub in Weymouth.

It took place at The Duke of Edinburgh pub in St Thomas Street around 8.25pm on Thursday 20th June after a man was asked to leave by a member of staff.

The location of the assault
The location of the assault

 

One female staff member was pushed and a second woman, who is aged in her 20s and was in the pub at the time, was punched twice in the face as she attempted to intervene. She sustained swelling to her face.

Police Sergeant Rich Barnett, of Weymouth police, said:

"As part of my investigation I am now in a position to issue a CCTV image of the suspect and I would ask anyone who recognises this man to please contact Dorset Police."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55190093577. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.