CCTV released after victim ‘traumatised’ by attack in Forest Gate

PUBLISHED: 09:10 16 January 2017 | UPDATED: 09:10 16 January 2017

The suspect flees after the attack outside a club on the Romford Road.

The suspect flees after the attack outside a club on the Romford Road.


Police have released CCTV footage after a man was left traumatised following an attack.

The 38-year-old received cuts to the head after being punched in the face following an argument outside a club on the Romford Road in the early hours of Saturday, September 24. He then fell backwards onto the ground behind a car before being kicked.

His attacker, who is described as a white man in his mid 40s, 5 feet 10 inches tall with a bald head, then fled with a limp. He was seen wearing a black leather jacket, dark blue trousers and dark shoes.

Pc James Brevitt said: “This was a brutal attack which left the victim traumatised. We are keen to identify the man so we can speak to him.”

Officers have urged witnesses or anyone with information to call them on 101 or to contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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