CCTV image released after victim left with broken jaw in nightclub attack

CCTV image of the man police want to speak to
CCTV image of the man police want to speak to

Police have released a CCTV image of a man thought to have ‘vital information’ about a vicious nightclub assault in Barnsley.

A 26-year-old man suffered a broken jaw and cuts to his ear and head after being kicked and punched at Wildcats club in Wellington Street.

The incident happened at around 4.25am on Sunday, July 12.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said: “Officers have been carrying out numerous enquiries since it happened and have now taken the step of releasing this image as part of their investigation.

“This CCTV image taken inside the club shows a man police believe may have vital information about what happened.”

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101, quoting incident 214 of July 12, 2015.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.