Man assaulted in Westerhope

09 May 2016 12:13 PM

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Police are appealing for information after an assault in Westerhope, Newcastle.

Between 5:20pm and 5:35pm on Saturday, May 7, a 37-year man was assaulted on Stamfordham Road on the footpath that runs between Serin House and Matlock Gardens to Ambergate Close.

He was approached from behind from a group of men and attacked. He suffered an injury to his head and injuries to his legs and was taken to hospital for treatment.

Enquiries are ongoing into the incident and anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 894 07/05/16.

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