A MAN was punched in the head in Colchester High Street.

Police are appealing for information after a man was found unconscious.

The 24-year-old victim was punched in the head in Colchester High Street, at around 3.45am on Sunday, November 11.

He was knocked unconscious and suffered a lump to his head.

A spokesman for Essex Police said: "We want to identify and speak to the man pictured in connection with the incident.

"Anyone who recognises him or has any information is asked to call the Colchester local policing team on 101 quoting reference 42/164679/18."

Alternatively, contact the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111 or use the anonymous online form at Crimestoppers-uk.org You can also report online at www.essex.police.uk/do-it-online.