Man assaulted in Walker
15 Dec 2016 10:48 AM[View Full Size]
Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Walker.
Around 12:40am on Sunday, December 4, a 20-year-old man and his friend had left the NE6 Suite in Scrogg Road when they were called over by the front seat passenger of a car who was parked opposite the venue.
As the pair got close to the vehicle the passenger reached out of the window and squirted the 20-year-old in the face with an unknown liquid.
The car then drove off and fled the scene. The victim attended hospital to receive treatment to his injuries.
The car is described as being a small silver coloured model and the man who squirted the liquid as having short blonde hair and aged in his mid-to-late teens.
Enquiries are ongoing into the incident and anyone with any information into the attack is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 892 08/12/16.