25/07/2017

Appeal for Witnesses Following Assault in Yarm Nightclub

Police are appealing for witnesses to an incident during which a man suffered a broken jaw in The Keys nightclub in Yarm.

The incident happened at around 1.30am on Sunday 23rd July in the upper bar area.

A 23-year-old man suffered a broken jaw, believed to have been caused as a result of an assault, and he was taken to James Cook University Hospital. He has since had to undergo surgery for his injuries.

Officers would appeal to speak to a woman who approached staff about the incident outside of the premises after it happened as she may have information which could assist the investigation.

Any witnesses or anyone with information regarding the incident are asked to contact DC Andy Menzies from Stockton Volume Crime Team on the non-emergency number 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.