Brisbane Coward Punch Victim Dies, Police Call For Witnesses
A shirtless jogger and a man he's accused of killing with a single punch near a South Brisbane pub knew each other, police say.
Queensland Police are hunting for the jogger who attacked Timothy Lang on Saturday morning.
The 48-year-old died in a Brisbane hospital on Monday when his life support was turned off.
Police have established the two men knew each other, but have not said how.
A man who was allegedly the victim of a one-punch attack on a Brisbane street has died.
A Princess Alexandra Hospital spokesman confirmed the 48-year-old Timothy Lang's death on Monday afternoon.
The man had been on life support since Saturday after being punched by another man following an "exchange of words" on a South Brisbane street.
A man has died following alleged assault in Sth Brisbane on Sat.https://t.co/1PbySOVZJY— QPS Media Unit (@QPSmedia) October 10, 2016
Police have released CCTV footage of the male jogger they want to speak with which was captured as he walked past the Fox Hotel.
They have appealed for witnesses to the incident that took place around 10.15am in Melbourne St.
The jogger is described as about 170cm tall, with short dark hair and shirtless, but wearing black running shorts with a red top tucked in to the waistband.