Police are seeking public assistance to identify a man after a sculpture was damaged in Fitzroy this week.
Investigators have been told a man damaged the sculpture depicting a 6ft tall banana on the corner of Rose and Brunswick streets sometime between 9pm on Thursday, 25 November and 6am Friday, 26 November.
Police have released an image and CCTV of a man who may be able to assist with their enquiries.
He is perceived to be Caucasian in appearance, in his mid-to-late 20s, about 175cm tall and has short black hair. He was wearing a black jacket, black pants and blue face mask. He was also in possession of what appears to be a hacksaw.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au