Man assaulted at pub in Hylton

01 Jan 2016 19:00 PM

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Police are appealing for information after an assault in Sunderland.

At around 12.30am a 20 year old man was assaulted at Liberty Browns in Hylton Park Retail Park. He was approached by another man and was punched in the head.

He was taken to hospital with injuries described as serious but stable.

The bar would have been busy with party goers and the time and police are urging anyone who was there celebrating the New Year to contact police as it may help with their enquiries.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference 118 010116 or independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800555111.

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