CCTV image released on two men police want to talk to after assault in Northampton

Police investigating an attack on a member of staff at a garage in Northampton have released CCTV images of two men they want to speak to.

Monday, 18th April 2016, 4:47 pm
Updated Monday, 18th April 2016, 5:50 pm
CCTV image of men police want to speak to in connection with assault in St James Road, Northampton

A spokesman for Northamptonshire Police said they were appealing for witnesses following an assault which happened at about 3.45am on Monday, April 11.

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“Two men had been shoplifting alcohol at Westbridge Garage on St James Road in Northampton. A member of staff followed them outside and challenged them, at which point one of them punched him in the face, causing bleeding.

“The men ran off with the stolen drink,” a spokesman said.

“The main offender is described as white, 5ft 9in, in his twenties to early thirties with a muscular build with short, dark hair and a fair complexion. He was wearing a blue jumper, dark jeans and brown shoes, “ he added.