Police appeal after man’s jaw is broken in Wakefield assault

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a man allegedly had his jaw broken while out celebrating Mad Friday in the city centre.

Wakefield CID is investigating the incident, in which the victim was allegedly assaulted by door staff.

The alleged assault happened outside Mex Bar, Albion Court, in Wakefield’s Latino Quarter, between 12.30am and 1.30am on Saturday, December 20.

Police have not released any information about which pub the staff were working at.

A doorman has since been interviewed by officers and enquiries are still ongoing.

Anyone who was in the area at the time or saw anything should call DC Tom Peniston on 01924 878120, quoting crime number 13140495129.

Anyone who has any information can also call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.