Assault on bus

09 Jan 2015 15:45 PM

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Police have released CCTV of someone they wish to trace after a man was assaulted on a bus in Sunderland.

It happened at 7.40pm, on Saturday, December 6.

The 18-year-old victim was travelling on a bus on Hall Farm Road when he was approached by another man and headbutted. He suffered swelling to his nose as a result.

The man is described 5ft 8ins tall and was carrying a cream guitar case.

Police are seeking to trace the man in the image as he may be able to assist with ongoing enquiries.

Anyone who witnessed the assault or who recognises the man pictured is asked to contact police on 101, extension 69191, quoting log number 1228 06/12/14 or the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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