Police in Coventry are appealing to the public for information after a 24-year-old man was left with injuries after a suspected homophobic attack.

Police in Coventry are appealing to the public for information after a 24-year-old man was left with injuries after a suspected homophobic attack.

A 24-year-old man was left with severe facial injuries after a suspected homophobic attack in the city of Coventry police say. THEGAYUK has learned that Coventry police are looking for information on seven males, who were filmed by CCTV outside the Noodle Bar in Coventry in March.

According to the police, a 24-year-old man was attacked and left with multiple injuries which included fractured cheekbones, a broken nose, blurred vision and nerve damage after it is thought that seven men set upon the unnamed victim. The alleged attack happened just before 4.30am on Saturday 16 March.

The alleged assault happened outside the Noodle Bar on Bull Yard in Coventry city centre. Police say that is believed a homophobic insult was heard during the attack.

Anyone with information is urged to contact police via Live Chat at west-midlands.police.UK between 8 am and midnight, or call 101 anytime.



Crimestoppers can be called anonymously on 0800 555 111, quoting crime reference 20CV/68141L/19.

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