Man assaulted by group of men in Ashington

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted in Ashington at 11.50pm on Friday, August 2.

The 39-year-old man was attacked by a group of two or three men in Sixth Avenue and received hospital treatment for a facial injury.

The men responsible made off in a dark coloured vehicle.

One of them is described as 6ft 1in tall and was wearing dark tracksuit bottoms with a light top.

Any witnesses should call police on 101 ext 69191.