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Appeal after Morpeth assault

Police investigating an assault at a Morpeth pub have issued descriptions of two men that they want to trace.

Officers received a report of an assault at The Shambles pub in Bridge Street shortly after 11 o'clock on the evening of Saturday February 9th.

A 37-year-old man was taken to the RVI in Newcastle where it was then established that he had a broken jaw.

Police are keen to trace and speak to two men in connection with the assault.

Anyone with any information into the assault is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191.

The first man is:

  • Around 5ft 7 inches tall
  • In his early 30s
  • Short dark hair
  • Designer-type facial hair
  • Of stocky build
  • Wearing a grey long-sleeved jumper

The second man is:

  • Around 5 ft 9 inches - 6 ft tall
  • In his early 30s
  • Short sandy-coloured hair
  • Of very muscular build
  • Wearing a very tight white long-sleeved t-shirt
  • Looped earring in his left ear