Suspects wanted in connection with violent attack on man at Brighton Burger King

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Police in Brighton are looking for two men suspected of carrying out a violent attack on another man at a Burger King, which left him hospital for several weeks.

The 21-year-old victim was at the fast food outlet in North Street in the early hours of February 27, when he involved in altercation and was kicked and punched, before being left with serious head injuries.

Officers said he was in hospital for several weeks and still needs continuing treatment.

The force has now released two images of men they would like to speak to in connection with the incident.

One of the suspects is described as black, in his early twenties and about 5’11” tall, with dreadlocks and wearing a bright red jacket and black jeans.

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The other man is described as Asian in appearance, also in his early twenties, about 6′ tall, of stocky build, with short dark hair, wearing a black jacket and an olive green hoody.

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Anyone with information is asked to call 101, quoting reference number 151 of 27/02.

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