Cops appeal for information after man seriously assaulted in Perth city centre

-Credit: (Image: DAILY RECORD)
-Credit: (Image: DAILY RECORD)


A man was “seriously” assaulted in Perth city centre in the early hours of Saturday morning, June 8.

The attack occurred on South Street around 3.30am.

The 41-year-old victim was taken to Perth Royal Infirmary for treatment.

Detectives are keen to speak to two men seen heading in the direction of High Street.

The first man was wearing a black t-shirt, blue jeans and black shoes with a white trim. The second was wearing jeans but no top.

Detective Constable Ruth Mein said: “I’m appealing for anyone with information, who saw what happened or recognises the description of these men to come forward.

“If you were driving in the South Street area around the time and have a dashcam, please review your footage and bring anything of significance to our attention.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101 quoting reference 0527 of 8 June.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.