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UK News Man slashed in face and kicked unconscious in Newry attack

21:30  20 october  2019
21:30  20 october  2019 Source:   belfastlive.co.uk

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Image caption The attack happened at the junction of Canal Street and Merchants Quay in Newry . A man was left with a large gash on his face after he The man , 34, was walking along the street when two men got out of a silver Volkswagen Golf and attacked him. He was slashed across the face and

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A man has sustained a seven inch slash wound to his face in a weekend attack in Co Down that left him unconscious.

Detectives are investigating the serious assault on the man in Newry at around 2am on Saturday morning, 19 October.

A PSNI spokesperson said: "The 34-year-old was walking on Canal Street when a silver coloured five door Volkswagen Golf pulled up alongside him at the Merchants Quay junction.

"Two men got out of the vehicle, one of whom then slashed the victim across the face causing him to fall to the ground.

"The assailants then kicked him while he lay on the ground causing him to lose consciousness.

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CCTV footage of the moment a man was knocked unconscious in an unprovoked attack in Gloucester has been released by police. A spokeswoman for Gloucestershire Police said: "The offender is described as white, in his 20s, wearing a blue hoodie, light trousers and trainers with a white sole.

"A Dover, Del., police officer who faced no criminal charges in 2013 for knocking a surrendering man unconscious with a jaw-breaking kick could face jail

"The victim sustained a seven inch gash to his face and a smaller slash would to the upper arm as well as cuts and bruises.

"Detectives believe the area would have been busy with people at the time and are appealing for anyone who witnessed this unprovoked attack to please make contact by calling 101 and quoting reference 573 19/10/19."

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