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Appeal to identify a number of men following disorder at Millwall v Everton

News   •   Sep 10, 2019 13:21 BST

[Police are appealing for the public's assistance in identifying a number of people]

Detectives investigating disorder following a Millwall v Everton match in January are appealing for the public’s continued assistance in identifying a number of people involved.

Officers have released images of 22 people – believed to be Millwall fans – who they would like to speak to in connection with the widespread disorder which occurred before, during and after the match on Saturday, 26 January.

Detective Sergeant Matt Simpson, from the Met's Public Order Investigation team, said: “As part of this long and complex investigation we have trawled hundreds of hours of CCTV and taken dozens of witness statements. We have travelled across the country and worked with numerous partners in order to identify those involved. We will continue to work hard to bring those responsible to justice.

“So far we have made interviewed 47 in connection with this investigation. All those arrested have been released under investigation while we continue our inquiries.

“The public have undoubtedly helped us bring many wanted offenders to justice in the past, and we hope they can continue to assist us in this investigation by identifying those pictured.

“Anyone with information should call police directly on 020 8246 9386 quoting the image number. Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting crime reference number 3003866/19 followed by the image number. You can also tweet police via @MetCC.”