Detectives in Leeds city centre have unveiled images of two individuals they aim to identify in connection with an unprovoked and severe assault on a 28-year-old man. The victim sustained a significant open wound to the head after being repeatedly struck with a bottle during an incident that occurred in the early hours of October 29 on Albion Street.

The assault transpired when the victim confronted one of the suspects, having witnessed him harassing a woman on the street. Authorities are urging anyone who may recognise either of the individuals or possess information crucial to the investigation to get in touch with PC 3744 Hall at Leeds District CID. This can be done by dialling 101 and quoting crime reference 13230600199 or by visiting www.westyorkshire.police.uk/livechat.

Information can also be shared anonymously with the independent charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111.