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News Release

Assault on Quayside

Dated: 02 Feb 2012

Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault on Newcastle's Quayside.
It happened at around 2.15am on Sunday January 29 outside the Guildhall on Sandhill.
A 20-year-old man was approached by a group of men who engaged him in conversation, but then two of the men assaulted him by punching him in the face and knocking him to the ground.
The victim's injuries are not believed to be serious.
Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.