Toronto police have released this photo, taken by a witness, of the suspect and his companion. (Courtesy Toronto Police Service)

Toronto police are asking for the public’s help in investigating an assault on New Year’s Eve.

The male victim was at the Gladstone Hotel for a New Year’s party when, according to police, he was assaulted by an unidentified man, suffering “serious facial injuries.” 

The suspect, who was accompanied by a woman, then fled the scene. He is described as white and about six feet tall. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact 14 Division at (416) 808-1400, Crime Stoppers at (416) 222-TIPS or online at