Police appeal after woman hit by flare at Mansfield pub

The incident occurred during the England v Sweden World Cup game
The incident occurred during the England v Sweden World Cup game

Police investigating after a woman was hit with a flare outside a Mansfield pub have released an image of a man they want to speak to.

The incident occurred on July 7 when a flare was set off into a crowd of people stood outside the Swan pub to watch the England v Sweden World Cup game.

Anyone with any information is asked to call police on 101.

Anyone with any information is asked to call police on 101.

The flare hit a 39-year-old woman in the leg, causing minor burns.

Police would now like to speak to the man pictured in connection with the incident.

He is described as white, of medium build, and was wearing a white t-shirt and a pair of sunglasses.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101, quoting incident number 489 of 8 July 2018.