Police locate man wanted after referee punched during football game
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Police have located a man they wanted to speak to in connection with an assault during a football game in Colchester.
The incident happened during a match being played on pitches at Colchester Institute in Sheepen Road on November 18 last year.
During the match, a player from a team named ‘Netsix and Chill’ was temporarily sent off by the referee after committing a foul.
The man then returned to the field before assaulting and threatening the referee.
Essex Police released an image of a man officers wanted to speak to, but he has now been found.
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