Two women attacked in city centre pub

Police have issued CCTV images of a man and a woman who may have information that could assist with enquiries following a serious assault at a pub in Liverpool.

At around 11.10pm on Friday, 26 April, Merseyside Police received a report of a fight at the Lime Street Central pub. It was reported that a man and a woman attacked two women after an argument inside the pub.

Shortly after the incident the man and woman attacked one of the women again in the porch area of the pub.

Both women were taken to hospital after the assault. One sustained bruises and cuts to her face and head and the other sustained a broken jaw which required surgery.

Since the assault, extensive CCTV and witness enquiries have been conducted in the area and detectives have issued CCTV images of a man and a woman they wish to speak who could assist in their investigation.

Detective Inspector Neil Dillon said, “This was a violent attack that has left a woman with a serious injury to her face.

“Everyone should be able go out and feel safe in their own community without the fear of being attacked and we are working to find those responsible.

“I am appealing to the man and woman shown in this CCTV footage, or anyone who recognises them to come forward as we believe they could hold information that could be vital to our continuing enquiries.

“Similarly, if you were at the pub at around 11pm on Friday 26 April and saw the assault or those involved in this incident please contact police as soon as possible.

“Any information you hold could be crucial to our enquiries.”

Anyone with information is asked to DM @MerPolCC on Twitter, call 101, quoting reference 24000383091.

You can also pass information anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, or contact them via their online form at: Give information anonymously | Crimestoppers (crimestoppers-uk.org)

Always call 999 if a crime is in progress.

Image: Merseyside Police

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