Around 11.00pm on Friday 6 August 2021, the victim was having a drink with a friend at a licenced premises in Southern River, when a verbal altercation took place between the victim and a group of five men. As the victim was leaving the premises one of the men from the group ran up to the victim and punched the victim to the head, followed soon after by two more men from the same group who also ran up and started punching the victim. Eventually the victim staggered away assisted by his friend.
The victim was treated at hospital for a fracture to his jaw, damaged teeth and cuts to his face.
Police have released CCTV images of a three men who they believe may be able to assist them with their investigation.
The first man is described as: light skinned, medium build, between 20 to 30 years of age. He was wearing a black shirt, black baseball cap with blue knee length shorts and black shoes.
The second man is described as: light skinned, solid build, between 20 to 30 years of age with a full left leg tattoo, short hair and beard. He was wearing a dark coloured shirt, black shorts and white shoes.
The third man is described as: light skinned, medium build, between 20 to 30 years of age with short hair. He was wearing a black hooded top, light coloured trousers with black Ugg boots.
If you have any information about the identity of this man or details of this offence please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au. You can remain anonymous if you wish and rewards are available once charges are laid. Please quote Reference Number 10260.