Police seek help identifying suspect in assault at club in Taylorsville

Posted at 9:04 PM, Apr 12, 2015
and last updated 2015-04-12 23:04:39-04

SALT LAKE CITY – Police are asking the public for help identifying a man wanted in connection with an assault that occurred at a club in Taylorsville last month.

According to information from the Unified Police Department, the assault occurred around 1:12 a.m. on March 29 at Club DJ’s, located at 3849 West 5400 South in Taylorsville.

The suspect was with two females who got into an argument. The male victim got in between the two females.

After the argument, the victim went to apologize for getting in the middle of the argument. One of the females grabbed the victim by the hand and told him to leave. While the victim was looking at her, “The suspect stood up from the table and punched the victim in the face while the victim was distracted.”

The suspect, who is pictured above, fled the scene. Anyone who knows the identity of the man is asked to contact police at 385-468-9814.