Police need public help over Mt Lawley assault

Do you know this man?
Do you know this man?

POLICE need help from the public to identify a man responsible for an assault in Mt Lawley earlier this month.

Around 7.30pm on Tuesday November 6, two men were sitting at a bus stop outside a bar on Beaufort Street, when a man approached them.

The man handed one of the men a wrist-watch.

As the victim looked at the watch, the man punched him to the head several times before running away.

The victim, a man in his 30s, was rendered unconscious and was conveyed by ambulance to Royal Perth Hospital.

Several people were in the area at the time of the assault and police would like to speak to anyone who saw the incident, particularly the man pictured who they believe can assist them with their inquiries.

Anyone with any information relating to this incident is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au.