West Reading assault surveillance

WEST READING, Pa. - The West Reading police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man being sought for an assault.

The crime happened around 6 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 3, in the 400 block of Chestnut Street in the borough, according to the police, who released a pair of surveillance photos of the man they are looking for.

They said he was a passenger in a sedan, which is also seen in one of the surveillance images.

Anyone with information that can help the police is asked to contact Crime Alert Berks County by texting a tip to 847411, starting the message with keyword alertberks, or by calling 877-373-9913.

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