Man assaulted outside Hartlepool pizza shop

A man was taken to hospital after he was hit in the face outside of a pizza shop.

Tuesday, 4th October 2016, 2:45 pm
Updated Wednesday, 5th October 2016, 3:39 pm
The man was assaulted outside Al Chinos pizzeria on Clavering Road in Hartlepool.

Police are appealing for information after a 47-year-old man was assaulted outside Al Chinos pizzeria on Clavering Road in Hartlepool.


The incident occurred on Saturday 26th August at 9:25pm when the victim was approached by a man who hit him in the face with a glass object resulting in him having two black eyes and a cut to his right eye.


The victim was treated at the University Hospital of North Tees and was later discharged.

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The suspect is described as a white man, in his mid-20s, around 5 ft 11 “ tall, of medium build and pale complexion with mousy brown ‘short back and sides’ style of hair. He was wearing a black short sleeved t-shirt and grey shorts.

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Michaela Sanderson on the 101 non-emergency number. Information can also be passed anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.