CCTV images released in hunt for man after early morning assault

People who recognise the man are encouraged to contact police.

Police Scotland release CCTV images in hunt for man after Edinburgh assault Police Scotland

Police have released CCTV images of a man they are searching for after an assault in Edinburgh.

The incident took place on Hanover Street in the city centre at around 4.15am on Saturday, May 20.

The man is described as being aged between 20-30 years old, with a medium build, black hair and a tattoo on his left hand.

He was wearing a grey and white two-tone puffer jacket, blue jeans and dark shoes.

Detective sergeant Steven Dick said: “We are keen to speak to this man who may have information which could assist with our enquiries.

“I would encourage him or anyone who may recognise him to contact us.”

Anyone who can assist is asked to contact Police Scotland via 101, quoting incident number 0804 of May 20.

Alternatively, people can contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where information can be given anonymously.

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