Second photo issued in Brighton assault investigation
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Police investigating the assault of a man in Brighton have issued a photo of a second man they want to talk to in connection with the incident.
Police and paramedics were called to the scene in Queens Road at 5.40pm on Saturday (August 8). The 39-year-old victim, from London, was knocked unconscious and was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton where he didn't regain consciousness until Sunday evening. He remains in hospital.
Detectives have identified a second man who may have important information. He was seen in a nearby Tesco around the time and is in his 20s, with short brown hair that is blond and longer on top. He had a distinctive black-and-white patterned short-sleeved shirt, skin tight shorts and was carrying a fold-up chair.
Anyone who witnessed the attack or who has information about it or the suspects is asked to report online or call 101 quoting serial 1315 of 08/08.