Man assaulted in Ashington

10 Feb 2016 11:09 AM

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted in Ashington.

It happened between 2am and 2.30am on Saturday, November 28, when a 45-year-old man was approached by a man in Station Road before being assaulted.

The man suffered serious facial injuries which required reconstructive surgery.

The offender is described as a white man who is believed to have been wearing a dark coloured top.

Enquiries into the assault are ongoing and police are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to contact police.

Anyone with any information should contact Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 172 281115 or alternatively Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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