CCTV pictures released of group wanted in connection with Preston city centre assault

Posted on - 9th April, 2015 - 7:14pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Preston City Centre, Preston News
Images released by Lancashire Police of men and women they want to speak to

Images released by Lancashire Police of men and women they want to speak to

Police in Preston have released CCTV pictures of six people they would like to speak to following an assault in the city centre.


Just before midnight on Saturday 28 March an altercation took place inside Yates bar in Church Street.

A 33 year old man was involved in an altercation with another man and a woman.

As the man left the bar he was chased by the man from the altercation and three other men.

They chased him along Boltons Court into Wolseley Place where he was kicked and punched in the face and body.

Detectives say they would like to speak to four men and two women in connection with the incident, all aged between 20 and 30.

Descriptions released by the police say they are:

1) Man one – described as white, 6ft tall, dark hair of a stocky build with glasses and was wearing a beige short sleeved shirt.

2) Man two – described as white, 5ft 9 tall, short brown hair, of a stocky build and was wearing a black short sleeved polo type shirt with tattoos running down his right arm.

3) Man three – described as white, of a slim build and was wearing a white t-shirt.

4) Man four – described as white, 6ft all, dark hair and was wearing a dark jacket with a white t-shirt underneath.

5) Women one and two – both described as white, one was of a large build, with dark brown hair and was wearing an orange dress. The other was of a medium build, with long dark hair and was wearing a black dress.

6) Woman three – dark hair wearing a black top and white dress.

DC Danny Greene of Preston CID said: “I would encourage anyone with information about the identity of those in the CCTV images to make contact with us as soon as possible.”

Anyone with information should call Lancashire Police on 101 quoting log number 0078 of March 29th.

Alternatively, they can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.

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