Police hunt this man after glassing at Byron Bay restaurant

POLICE have released CCTV images of a man wanted after allegedly smashing a glass over the head of another man at a restaurant in Byron Bay last weekend.

The incident is alleged to have occurred inside a restaurant on Lawson Street around 8.45pm on Saturday 3 September.

Police said initial investigations suggested a 55-year-old man was hit in the head with a glass.


He was treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken to Byron Bay hospital for treatment.

A crime scene was established and CCTV footage seized from the premises.

Following investigations, police have released two still images (above) of a man who they say may be able to assist with their inquiries.

He is described as being Caucasian in appearance, about 30-years-old with a solid build and dark hair. He was last seen wearing a long-sleeved green shirt.

Police are urging anyone with information to come forward.