Man arrested after Alnwick assault

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Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Alnwick.

The incident happened at around 2.50pm on Monday, January 29, where a man had a verbal altercation with a 34-year-old man before punching him in the face causing an injury to his lip.

A 35-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of assault and bailed pending further inquiries.

Anyone with any information or who witnessed the incident is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191, quoting reference 658 27/01/14, or independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.