Blyth assault

Police are appealing for witnesses after an assault in Blyth on Wednesday August 8. A 28-year-old man was walking alone through Croft Park when he became involved in a conversation with two men.

Whilst walking away from them, the victim was attacked from behind by the two men, who punched and kicked him repeatedly to the head and body.

He was taken to the RVI for treatment to his injuries before being discharged. The two attackers are described as white, around 5'4" tall with local accents.