A MAN in his twenties was left with fractures to his face and required surgery after he and another man were assaulted by a group of men.

Police are releasing images of individuals who may have vital information about the assault, which took place at around 4am on Saturday, March 30 outside Document House in Wharf Street, Newbury.

The two men were assaulted by approximately five men.

The other victim, a man in his late teens, sustained bruising and cuts to his head, from which he has recovered.

Two 17-year-olds have been arrested on suspicion of assault and have since been released under investigation.

Case investigator Thomas Gosling, based at Newbury police station, said: "I would like to speak to the individuals in these CCTV images, as I believe they may have important information that could assist us with the investigation.

"This incident took place when many people would have been in the area, leaving pubs and clubs, therefore I would continue to appeal for any witnesses to please come forward.

"If you recognise the people in the CCTV images, or believe it may be you, please get in touch by calling the police."

Anyone with any information is asked to call the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference ‘43190096342’ or make a report online.

Alternatively, the independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted on 0800 555 111.