Appeal for witnesses following assault outside Rotherham pub

South Yorkshire Police are looking for a suspect and witnesses to assist in an investigation into a serious assault outside a pub in Rotherham last Sunday, which left a man seriously injured.

Wednesday, 29th May 2019, 4:21 pm
The police are appealing for witnesses following a serious assault outside Masons Arms in Rotherham last Sunday

The 27-year-old man was reportedly assaulted by two men outside the Masons Arms pub on Bawtry Road, Wickersley in the 10.52pm incident where he suffered serious injuries and remains in hospital.

Following the incident, a 19-year-old man was arrested and has now been bailed pending further enquiries. 

However, the police are looking for the second man who they believe holds further information. 

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The man is believed to have been wearing a grey tracksuit with a hoody up, covering his face.

Anyone with information should call 101 quoting incident number 969 of the 26 May. They can also report information anonymously through Crimestoppers via 0800 555 111.