Officers investigating an unprovoked assault in a Gloucester pub have released CCTV footage of the incident.

The victims, a 41-year-old man and a 27-year-old man both from Cheltenham, were drinking with friends in Northend Vaults on Northgate Street when an unknown man head butted them and continued to punch one of the victims in the face.

It happened between 7.30pm and 8.30pm on Saturday 3 December. The 27-year-old victim sustained a split lip requiring stitches. The other victim sustained minor facial injuries.

Police have released CCTV footage of the incident and the suspect afterwards, as well as images of the suspect and four potential witnesses.

Anyone who recognises them, or the men themselves, should call police on 101 quoting incident 162 of 4 December.

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Alternatively, report information to us online at: https://www.gloucestershire.police.uk/contact-us/report-a-crime-or-incident/

You can also contact the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court.

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