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Assault outside House of Smith

02 Jan 2015 12:26 PM

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Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault in Newcastle city centre.

It happened between 1.15am and 1.40am in the early hours of Thursday, December 11, outside House of Smith at Collingwood Street.

A 25-year-old man was punched in the face, causing him to fall to the floor, where he may have been further assaulted. He suffered a fractured leg and a cut and bruising to his face.

Police investigating the assault are appealing for any witnesses to come forward, anyone who was in the area of House of Smith in the early hours of Thursday, December 11, is urged to get in touch.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191, quoting reference 81 11/12/14, or independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.