Images Released in Investigation into Assault at Wirral Pub
May 11, 2016, 1:43 pm
Detectives have released images of two men who may be able to help them with their enquiries following an assault at a pub in Birkenhead on the evening of Sunday 1 May.
The incident happened in the Waterloo public house on Grange Road East when a 24 year-old man was found in the toilets with what is believed to be a stab wound to the leg.
The man told officers that he believed the incident had happened while he had been standing close to the pubâ€™s pool table between 10pm-10.30pm.
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He was taken to the Royal Liverpool Hospital where he was treated for a small wound to the rear of his right upper leg and discharged.
CCTV and forensic opportunities are being explored and an investigation is ongoing.
Detective Constable Nick Moore said: â€œEnquiries are ongoing to establish what has taken place.
â€œWe have images of two men who were in the pub on the night of the incident who we would like to speak to and we would appeal to those men to come forward and speak to our officers.
â€œI would also ask anyone who was in the pub on the evening of Sunday 1 May who may have any information which could assist us to get in touch.â€
Anyone with information is asked to contact Merseyside Police on 0151 777 2227/2264 or the confidential Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111.
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Source: Merseyside Police