POLICE are appealing for information about a man they would like to speak to in connection to an assault.

 

At around 2.15am on August 31, it is reported that a 21-year-old man was assaulted on Market Hill while he was waiting for a taxi.

 

Police have released CCTV images of the man they would like to speak to in connection to the incident.

 

PC Davey Mitchell, an investigating officer, said: “It is reported that the offender was offering people cash to jump the queue, when the victim challenged him, he was punched in the face.

 

The victim suffered significant facial injuries and has also required extensive dental work as a result of the incident.”

 

If you recognise the man, phone 101 quoting crime reference number 14/131905/20.