Police investigate Armadale assault

POLICE are investigating an assault in Armadale which left the victim with a bruised and swollen face.

At 1.30pm on Sunday, September 9, a male employee of an Armadale Road store was speaking to two women after they were allegedly caught stealing.

While they were talking, a man approached the group and started yelling at the staff member before punching and kneeing him.

During the altercation a gold chain around the victim’s neck broke and fell to the floor.

One of the women picked it up and walked away.

Police have released CCTV images of a man and woman they believe can help with their investigation.

The man police want to speak to.

The man is described as being between 25 and 35 years old with a solid build, short dark hair and wearing blue jeans and a multicolour ‘Villains’ shirt.

The woman is described as being between 20 and 30 years old with a thin build and dark hair, wearing a blue and white jacket, dark long pants and purple runners.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

The woman police want to speak to.