Pool cues and balls used in Portsmouth pub brawl

The CCTV image issued by police
The CCTV image issued by police
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POOL cues and balls were used as weapons during a fight in a pub.

Police are keen to speak to the man picture in a CCTV image about the incident which happened at The Hard, in Portsmouth.

The large fight started at the Victory Pub and spilled out on to the street.

One person was injured during the fight and knocked unconscious as pool cues and balls were used as weapons.

Police said the man in the CCTV image was bald and has tattoos on his arms.

The fight happened around 11.30pm on July 4. Police have just released the details.

As reported yesterday, a Portsmouth City Council committee will decide the future of the pub on Tuesday. Police have raised concerns at the violence there and say that the venue is ‘a risk’ .

Anyone who witnessed the incident should call 101 quoting crime reference number 44150228390. Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.