Hackney police release CCTV image after Old Street bar brawl stabbing

A CCTV image of the man police want to speak with

A CCTV image of the man police want to speak with - Credit: Archant

Police in Hackney have released a CCTV image of man they would like to speak with about a stabbing outside a Hoxton bar.

A brawl broke out in the early hours of Saturday October 1 in Old Street between two men and another man - who allegedly stabbed them both before running off.

Police and the London Ambulance Service were called to the scene at 5am, and the two men, aged 23 and 25 were taken to an east London hospital.

They were treated for the stab injuries and later discharged.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone who recognises the man in the image who police believe may help them with their enquiries is urged to contact Hackney CID on 101.

To provide information anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or see crimestoppers-uk.org.