Tooth lost in attack

A TEENAGER had a tooth knocked out after being punched during a night out.

Hartlepool Police are appealing for help in catching the 18-year-old’s attacker.

The victim is said to have been stood on his own when he was approached outside the Hillcarter Hotel, in Church Street.

He was struck in the head at about 4am on Saturday, July 23.

Witnesses to the assault are asked to ring PC Kevin Woof, of Hartlepool Police, on (01642) 302178 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.