Witness appeal following Northumberland assault

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A 27-year-old man was left with swelling and grazing to his face and head following an altercation with a group of men at the weekend.

The assault took place around 2.40am on Saturday, December 27, on Bondgate Within, Alnwick, when the victim was involved in an altercation with a group of men.

One of the suspects was white, about 5ft 7ins to 5ft 8ins tall with short blond/brown hair and wearing a dark three-quarter-length jacket with a fur-lined hood and light coloured trousers.

Police are appealing for witnesses to contact them on 101 ext 69191, quoting reference 220 27/12/14, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.