Police want to speak to this man in connection with a random attack, and have today released this image in a bid to identify who assaulted a 27-year-old man in a Canvey pub.
The victim was assaulted by an unidentified man inside the Haystack in Furtherwick Park Road at around 1:45am on Sunday, April 6th 2014. He then went outside the pub and was subjected to another assault. Edward Pettitt aged 19 from Atherstone Road, Canvey, has been charged with this second offence and will appear before Magistrates in Southend on Wednesday, June 25th 2014.
PC Samantha Winter, of Southend CID, said: “I need to identify the man who was responsible for the assault inside the pub.
“The victim was punched several times in the face for no apparent reason, causing a cut to his lip and a nose bleed.
“This efit has been completed by a witness so may help us to identify who is responsible.”
If you recognise the man please call PC Samantha Winter at Southend CID on Essex Police 101. People can also leave information anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.