Appeal for witnesses after serious assault in city club
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Officers investigating a serious assault in a city centre club at the weekend are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
Sometime around 12.30am on Saturday (26 November) a 32-year-old man was assaulted by another man in room one of the Fan Club in Abbey Street.
A number of people witnessed the assault and the victim was lying on the floor where the suspect continued to attack him.
The victim sustained a fracture to his cheek bone and was treated in hospital.
From enquiries conducted so far it’s believed two people tried to stop the suspect attacking the victim while he was on the floor. Officers are keen to trace those people and urged them to get in touch.
Also, anyone who witnessed the incident or recorded any footage on their phones is asked to contact DC 4499 Neil Rawlings on 101 or via www.leics.police.uk, quoting crime number 22*691868.