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Appeal to identify witness of Plymouth altercation

0479.21 Affray, Plymouth PIC2.PNG

Passer-by could have vital information to help enquiries

Police investigating an altercation outside a Plymouth nightclub in which a man was punched unconscious have released photos of a potential witness they would like to identify.

Officers are appealing for information over the disturbance involving a group of people near Jesters, in Union Street, at around 4.50am on Saturday 2 October.

Detectives would like to find the person pictured who it is believed was walking past at the time and may have valuable information.

The passer-by in the images is a possible witness and is in no way suspected of any offences.

During the incident, a man aged in his 30s was punched once in the face, causing him to lose consciousness.

A 28-year-old Plymouth man has been arrested on suspicion of affray, assault, being drunk and disorderly and a public order offence. He has been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

Call police with information on 101, or email, quoting crime reference CR/085761/21.

Information can also be passed anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555111, or via

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