Man has face slashed in bottle attack outside of Hartlepool bar

A man was assaulted with a bottle outside of a Hartlepool bar.

Wednesday, 4th May 2016, 4:11 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th May 2016, 5:45 pm
The man was assaulted in Church Street, Hartlepool.
The man was assaulted in Church Street, Hartlepool.

The 22-year-old was attacked outside of Hillcarter Hotel in Church Street, at 9.30pm on Sunday while he was talking to two women.

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He was taken to The One Life Centre in Hartlepool where he received treatment for a large laceration to his face.

Anyone with information regarding the incident or anyone with information regarding the identity of the suspect is asked to contact DC Jason Mactaggart on the non-emergency number 101, Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.