Police appeal after Shoreditch assault

A man was found unconscious after he was assaulted outside a kebab shop in Shoreditch, and now police have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to in connection with the incident.

The victim, who also suffered a deep two-inch cut over his eyebrow, was out with friends when he was assaulted outside the Corner Savoy, in Great Eastern Street, at about 01:10am on Friday, February 24.

The suspect is described as a white man, in his twenties, of large build. He was wearing a blue and brown checked shirt.

Witnesses, or anyone with information, should call Det Con Hernandez, of Hackney’s Violent Crime Unit on 0207 275 3415, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, quoting reference number 4604875/12.