Clubber bottled and kicked by gang in Leigh

This Is Lancashire: Clubber bottled and kicked by gang in Leigh Clubber bottled and kicked by gang in Leigh

POLICE are on the hunt for a man wanted in connection with a gang assault on a clubber in Leigh.

The 22-year-old victim was walking on King Street at around 4.30am Sunday, October 6 when he was approached by a group of men. One of the men went to punch the man but missed.

When the victim retaliated, he was hit on the head with bottle and knocked to the ground.

He was then kicked in the body before the man walked off towards Spinning Jenny Way.

The man was lift with a head injury.

Now police have released the image of a man they would like to talk to.

Detective Constable Richard Willoughby based at Leigh Police Station said: “The man had been on a night out in the town centre and had been in Vogue nightclub prior to the attack.

“We believe the man in the photo, which had been posted on the club’s Facebook page, was with a group of six to eight men at the same club. We also believe there may have been some kind or argument in the club between both parties.

“I would ask anyone who may recognise this man or who may have seen the victim being assaulted, to contact police.”

Anyone with information should call 0161 856 7225 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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12:28am Sat 7 Dec 13

Reed Lover says...

The picture caption is confusing and misleading.
The picture caption is confusing and misleading. Reed Lover

12:50am Sat 7 Dec 13

Lancashire always says...

Absolutely agree and also where is the spell checker yet again ?

Absolute cowards the lot of you hope you sleep well at night you are not the first group of cowards that attack one person to make you kid your self your men but sadly as time has proved Hyenas need to prove there manhood against one to prove how brave you are I hope you cope well when the tables are turned.
Absolutely agree and also where is the spell checker yet again ? Absolute cowards the lot of you hope you sleep well at night you are not the first group of cowards that attack one person to make you kid your self your men but sadly as time has proved Hyenas need to prove there manhood against one to prove how brave you are I hope you cope well when the tables are turned. Lancashire always

10:06am Sat 7 Dec 13

Wolfie190 says...

Leigh = Chav central
Leigh = Chav central Wolfie190

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