A man’s ear was partially bitten off after a physical alteration with another male at the Almond Tree Lounge in Atwater, police say.

Incident happened on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 8:40 p.m.

The Atwater Police Department Investigations Division is seeking the public’s help in identifying a person of interest involved in a physical fight.

Atwater Police say Witnesses described the responsible party as a Hispanic male adult in his 20’s standing approximately 5’9″ and weighing approximately 180 lbs. He was reported to have a thin mustache, long hair that was in a ponytail and answered to the name “J.D.”

Any information that you might have surrounding the incident or persons involved are encouraged to contact Detective Vierra of the Atwater Police Department at 209-357-6395. All calls may remain anonymous upon request.