City centre assault

07 Feb 2017 13:00 PM

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Police are appealing for information after a man was attacked in Newcastle city centre.

Around 3am on Sunday, January 5, a 23-year-old man was assaulted outside of the Gate on Newgate Street in Newcastle city centre by another man.

The victim sustained serious facial injuries as a result of the attack and required hospital treatment.

Anyone who was in the area and who witnessed the assault is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 662 05/02/17. 

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