Grievous bodily harm at Gympie

Police are investigating a serious assault incident which occurred at a hotel in Gympie on Sunday, February 23.

Just after midnight, a 23-year-old Gympie man was in the smoking area at the back of the hotel when another man struck him in the face with a glass, rendering him unconscious.

The unknown man has then punched the victim several times in the head, fracturing his cheekbone.

The man is described as Caucasian in appearance, with short cropped brown hair and a solid build. He was wearing a dark t-shirt, mustard coloured long pants and grey sneakers.

Anyone who may recognise the man depicted in the footage is urged to contact police.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via 24hrs per day.

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