Police seek witnesses to fatal altercation

Police seek witnesses to fatal altercation

The 23-year-old victim Thomas Keaney, from Ireland, was seriously injured after hitting his head on the pavement during an alleged confrontation with 22-year-old Abbas Yahya Al Jrood on Aberdeen Street in Northbridge about 2am on December 17. Mr Keaney later died in Royal Perth Hospital from his injuries.

Police charged Mr Al Jrood with grievous bodily harm, but upgraded the charge after Mr Keaney’s death.

Detectives wish to identify the men pictured to assist with their investigation.

Police are asking anyone who recognises them to phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.