Man goes out clubbing and wakes up blinded in one eye after 'serious trauma'

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A man woke up after a night out clubbing to find he had suffered “terrible trauma”, leaving him blind in one eye.

The 37-year-old had gone to a club in Vauxhall at about 11pm on Saturday, and his next memory is waking up in hospital on Sunday evening.

He had suffered a “serious eye trauma” that has caused him to lose his sight permanently in one eye, police said.

He also found that his phone and some of his personal property was missing.

Detective Constable Julies Lyons, of Lambeth CID, said: “We are desperate to find out how this man received this terrible injury.

“We have made enquiries at the nightclub and we believe the injuries did not happen there.

“The victim has suffered a terrible trauma to one of his eyes and and I would appeal to anyone who who might be able assist to call police.

“At this time we have not be able to find out how and where he was hurt, or even how he got to hospital, and your call may be vital in helping us understand what happened.”

Officers would like to speak with anyone who saw the victim.

He is described as black with light skin, 5ft 8ins tall and of medium build. He was wearing black jeans, a black T-shirt with flowers on the sleeve and a black hat. He was carrying a navy blue bowling-style bag.

Any witnesses, or anyone with any information, is asked to call officers at Lambeth via 101 or contact via Twitter @MetCC.

To give information anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at

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