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Appeal to identify man wanted for assaulting police officer

News   •   Sep 15, 2020 17:22 BST

Police would like to identify the man pictured

Police are appealing to identify a man wanted for biting a police officer during a protest in central London.

On Saturday, 6 August a man bit a uniformed officer’s hand as the officer policed crowds attending the demonstration. Thankfully the officer’s injuries were not serious.

In a continued attempt to trace the person responsible, officers are re-releasing a CCTV image of man they wish to speak with in connection with this incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting reference MINORCA 1 - FIMS 047066 and ask the call handler to email DC Steve Nicholls or Tweet @MetCC on Twitter.

If you wish to report anonymously please call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or report online (http://www.crimestoppers-uk.org/).