Suspected broken jaw - police appeal for witnesses

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to an assault in Beverley.

The incident happened near The Ranch in Wednesday Market just after midnight on Sunday August 26.

A 26-year-old man wa

s sitting alone on a bench outside The Ranch when he noticed an unknown male inside the licensed premises.

As the man left the premises the two of them became engaged in a verbal altercation which resulted in the 26-year-old man being assaulted.

Following the assault, the offender walked away and was followed by the 26-year-old man, who tried to establish why he had been assaulted. It is then alleged that the man assaulted him again before running away.

The victim suffered a suspected broken jaw in the incident.

The offender is described as a white male, 6ft tall and of a medium build with ginger hair.

Anyone with any information is asked to ring Humberside Police, tel 101, quoting crime reference 1927062.