October 23 2014 Latest news:

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 15°C

min temp: 13°C

Five-day forecast

Thug hunted after cowardly late night Islington assault

Have you seen this man? Have you seen this man?

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
2:21 PM

A thug who was part of a gang that punched and kicked two men outside a popular Islington night spot in being hunted by police.

To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged in.

The cowardly attack happened in front of the House of Wolf, in Upper Street, on June 21.

The suspect assaulted the two men, then joined in a group of his friends who followed the pair until they were opposite the nearby Shell garage.

There they punched and kicked the two, leaving them injured, before running off towards Highbury Corner.

Police have released an image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the attack.

Anyone who can help police identify the man can call Det Con Faye Callaghan or Trainee Det Con Lucy McAuley of Islington CID on 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Share this article

Click here to read the Digital Edition of the Islington Gazette on screen
Use our Wedding site to help you plan your big day!
At WeddingSite we know how much you have to organise for your wedding day, that's why we have designed a set of FREE, simple-to-use tools to make the planning process easy & hassle-free. FIND OUT MORE
Find a date using our online dating and friend finder
You can meet new friends, find romance or simply meet up online with people sharing similar interests and hobbies. FIND OUT MORE
Find a local business using our online directory search
Need a plumber? Or a florist? Or anything else? Search our business directory to find Islington businesses in just a few seconds. FIND OUT MORE
Family notices from the Islington Gazette, with readers' tributes
In memoriam, birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, best wishes & special days. FIND OUT MORE

Celebrity / Showbiz See all

Drake has cancelled his Wireless London performance (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for ESPN)

Fans devastated after Drake cancels Wireless London festival

Rapper Drake has pulled out of his headline appearances at this weekend’s Wireless Festival in London, leaving fans devastated.

Read full story »