Police appeal after woman hit by flare at Mansfield pub

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.

Tuesday, 4th September 2018, 11:59 am
Updated Tuesday, 4th September 2018, 8:21 pm
The incident occurred during the England v Sweden World Cup game

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.

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.

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

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.