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Man sought after assault at illegal gaming den in Richmond Hill

Last Updated Dec 1, 2017 at 4:09 pm EDT

The man in this surveillance video still is wanted in connection with an assault at an illegal gaming den in Richmond Hill on June 9, 2017. HANDOUT/York Regional Police

York regional police are looking for a suspect after an assault at an illegal gaming den in Richmond Hill.

Around 2 p.m. on June 9, police were called to a plaza at Highway 7 and Leslie Street.

When they arrived, they found a 28-year-old man with serious injuries. He was treated in hospital.

The victim told investigators a man had confronted him regarding an outstanding debt and then proceeded to beat him.

Police have released surveillance video of the assault as they’ve hit a dead end in their investigation.

The suspect is of Middle Eastern descent, about six-foot-three with a muscular build, shaved head and goatee.

Anyone with any information is asked to call police or Crime Stoppers.