Man in takeaway punched in face
A MAN was left with facial injuries after being punched while he sat with his partner in a fast-food outlet, police say.
Officers are trying to trace the man pictured right in CCTV stills taken from the Favourite Foods takeaway in Union Street.
PC Angela Turner, who is investigating the alleged assault, said the victim, a man in his 40s, was with a female when another customer began abusing him.
The culprit was reported to have made homophobic comments before punching the victim in the face.
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He fell to the floor and suffered significant swelling, PC Turner said.
She is keen to hear from the man pictured, who may have vital information about the incident, which happened in the early hours of Saturday, November 3.
Anyone with information should call PC Turner on 101 or Crimestoppers, in confidence, on 0800 555111 quoting crime reference EC/12/10626.