Appeal for witnesses following assault outside Rotherham pub

A man remains in hospital following a serious assault outside a Rotherham pub.

Wednesday, 29th May 2019, 4:19 pm
Updated Thursday, 30th May 2019, 6:04 pm
The police are appealing for witnesses following a serious assault outside Masons Arms in Rotherham last Sunday

The 27-year-old was attacked by two men outside the Masons Arms pub on Bawtry Road, Wickersley at around 10.50pm on Sunday.

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.

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The police are now looking for the second man who they believe holds further information.

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.