tb36201327-1613POLICE have released CCTV footage of a man wanted in connection with a sexual assault.

It is alleged that the man in the image assaulted a 39-year-old Warley woman on the staircase of Birmingham’s Tap and Spile pub on Gas Street.

Following the attack, the man was thrown out of the bar by security staff and in the melee which followed, the victim’s arm was injured in the doors to the venue when they were pulled shut.

The man officers want to speak to is described by the victim as Asian, in his late 20s, around 5’6″ tall and with black hair.

The incident happened at around 4am on 14 November 2012.

Anyone who recognises the man should call Detective Constable Justin Le Fort on 101.

People who do not want to speak to police officers can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Source: West Midlands Police