29/09/2015

Police Appeal After Man Attacked In Belfast

Police are appealing for information after a man was attacked in Belfast in the early hours of Sunday morning.

The assault occurred in the High Street area at approximately 1.30am.

A 27-year-old man was assaulted by another male. The victim was treated in hospital for his injuries, however they are not believed to be life threatening.
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The attacker is described as aged in his late 20s, around 6ft tall with mid length brown hair and a light stubble.

Anyone with any information is being asked to contact Lisburn Road Police Station on the non emergency number 101.

(CD/MH)

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