55 year old assaulted in Sunderland

18 Jan 2018 14:00 PM

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Police are appealing for information after an assault in Sunderland.

At about 7.45pm on Sunday, January 14, police received a report a 55-year-old man had been assaulted at Dubmire Working Men's Club, Chilton Moor, Houghton Le Spring.

The man was sitting playing dominoes with a friend when he was attacked, causing him to suffer a serious eye injury.  The offender left the club and the victim returned home, before later receiving hospital treatment for his injuries.

Officers are now appealing for any witnesses to the incident and anyone who may know who the offender is.

Anyone with information is asked to ring Northumbria Police  101 quoting reference 631 160118 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. 

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