Man wanted in connection with Morecambe pub assault

POLICE have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to in connection with a serious assault at a Morecambe pub.

Around 11.15pm on Tuesday August 30, police were called to the Imperial pub in Regent Road after a fight broke out.

It is believed that the fight, involving a group of men and women, began inside the pub but then spilled out on to the street outside.

On arrival, police found a 49-year-old man with serious head injuries.

Hee was taken to the Royal Lancaster Infirmary and has since been discharged, but is continuing to receive hospital treatment.

Detectives are now making a renewed appeal for anyone who may have been in the area at the time to contact them.

DC Clare Wilson from Lancaster CID said: “We are keen to trace the bald headed man in the light coloured shirt captured on CCTV and I would urge anybody who knows him to come forward.

“This was a nasty assault that resulted in some serious injuries and I would appeal to anyone who has any information that could help with our investigation to come forward and contact us.”

Anyone with any information should contact police on 01524 63333 or via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.