Hunt for race hate mob

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Detectives in St Helens are hunting a man who launched a vile race hate attack on another man and his girlfriend.

The victim was targted on October as he sat on a bench in Ormskirk Street.

A group of four or five males approached them and one assaulted the victim. The offender then left the scene in the direction of Church Street.

The victim suffered bruising and a broken nose and was treated in hospital. Witnesses should call St Helens SIGMA team on 0151 777 6063.