CCTV Image Released After Man Is Assaulted In Warrington

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with an assault in Warrington.

The assault took place at around 10.50am on Thursday 9 April on Grammar School Road in Latchford.

A 54-year-old man was spat at and punched to the face by an unknown man.

He received treatment for minor injuries at Warrington Hospital.

Enquiries have been ongoing and officers are keen to speak to the man in the CCTV image who may be able to assist with their investigation.

PC Alex Carr, of Warrington Local Policing Unit, said: “This was an unprovoked attack on a man who was simply carrying out his job during these challenging times.

“I am keen to speak to the man in the image and I am encouraging him to come forward as he may have information to assist with our investigation.

“If you recognise him or have any information please get in touch by calling police on 101 quoting IML 678232.”

Information can also be provided through the Cheshire Police website https://www.cheshire.police.uk/ or by contacting Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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