CCTV appeal following assault in Leigh

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to about an assault which took place in Leigh-on-Sea.

The victim, a man aged in his 30s, was walking in Lower Cliff, Marine Parade, Leigh, at about 1am on September 26 when he began talking to a man.

However, the victim was then assaulted, sustaining serious facial injuries.

Detectives have pursued a number of lines of enquiry and are now asking for the public’s help in identifying the man pictured.

Anyone with information should contact Southend CID by dialling 101 and citing 42/209533/21.

You can also submit a report online at or by using the ‘live chat’ button in the bottom right of the homepage.

Information can also be submitted anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or go to


Mick Ferris

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