News Release

Appeal for witnesses to assault

Dated: 06 Feb 2012

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted in Newcastle.

It happened at 1.50pm on Sunday, February 5, when the 29-year-old victim was walking along Welbeck Road when he was approached by two men.

They kicked and punched him before running off. The victim suffered cuts and bruising in the incident.

Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.