Man assaulted in Alnwick

Police are appealing for witnesses after an assault on a man in Alnwick.

The 18-year-old man was approached outside the squash club in Bondgate Without where he has been punched in the head a number of times.

The incident happened between 12.50am and 1.15am on Sunday, October 28.

Alnwick Neighbourhood Inspector Paul Truscott said: “This has been an unprovoked attack and has left the victim with superficial injuries and obviously very shaken.

“I ask anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has any information as to who is responsible for the attack to contact police.”

Anyone who has information is asked to contact the Alnwick Neighbourhood Policing Team on 101 ext 69191 or independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.