A MAN is being sought after an assault in Barnsley town centre at the weekend.

A 28-year-old man was injured after being punched in the face near Wildcats, a lap dancing club on Wellington Street.

The victim, who was attacked at around 1am on Sunday morning, suffered facial injuries.

His attacker is described as being white, around 5ft 8ins tall, of stocky build with dark hair. The man is also believed to have possibly spoken with an Irish accent.

Witnesses to the incident are asked to call police on 101 quoting incident number 1014 of April 12. Alternatively, report nformation anonymously on 0800 555 111.