Police in Exeter are keen to trace a man pushing a pink pram in the city on New Year’s Eve believing he could have witnessed an attack where a 21-year-old’s jaw was broken.
Devon and Cornwall Police said a man was attacked by a stranger as he walked between Western Way and the Quay at around 11pm-11.30pm on December 31.
Officers said he was punched by a man who was walking with another male.
Police are appealing for witnesses to the attack to come forward.
Officers are keen to speak to a man who was pushing a pram nearby, believing him to have seen the strike.
A Devon and Cornwall Police spokesperson said: “The man was knocked unconscious and subsequently required surgery for a broken jaw.
“Officers are keen to speak to a man who was pushing a pink pram nearby and is understood to have seen the incident, because he could be a key witness of the attack.”
Anyone with any information that could help police, call 101, or email firstname.lastname@example.org and quote crime number CR/000513/20.