Man attacked with baseball bat

Detectives in Guidepost are investigating an assault where a 40-year-old man was attacked with a baseball bat.

The incident happened at 11pm, on Tuesday, March 11, on Byron Close, when the victim suffered cuts to his head as a result of the assault for which he received hospital treatment before being released.

Police have arrested a 26-year-old man on suspicion of causing GBH with intent and he is currently helping police with enquiries.

Detectives investigating the assault are keen to speak to anyone who witnessed it.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101, extension 69191, quoting log number 1354 11/03/14, or the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.