Man has part of nose bitten off during attack by group of men

A 23-year-old man had part of his nose bitten off during an attack by a group of men in Benton, North Tyneside.

He was walking along Whitley Road, towards Asda, when he was attacked at 2:30pm on Friday. His attackers, described as being in their late teens to early twenties, made off towards a nearby trading estate.