Police investigate pub assault in Ballarat

Thursday, 14 March 2019 10:37

Police are searching for a man following an assault at a Ballarat hotel on 22 February.

It is believed the 31-year-old victim from Western Australia was assaulted inside the Mair Street establishment about 11.30pm and again outside the venue a short time later.

The victim walked to hospital where he sought treatment for non-life threatening injuries.

Investigators have released images and CCTV footage of a man they believe can assist with their enquiries.

The man police wish to speak to is perceived to be aged in his 20s with a thin build and short blond hair.

At the time he was wearing a dark short-sleeved shirt with denim shorts.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or with any information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

Senior Constable Jacob Gooden

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