Man suffers serious facial injuries in attack outside a York bar

The attack happened outside the Society bar on Rougier Street. Photograph © Google Street View
16 Nov 2015 @ 10.46 am
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The attack happened outside the Society bar on Rougier Street. Photograph © Google Street View
The attack happened outside the Society bar on Rougier Street. Photograph © Google Street View

A young man was left with serious facial injuries after being attacked outside a York bar.

The man, aged 20, was outside Society Bar on Rougier Street in the early hours of Sunday, November 1 when he was assaulted.

The victim was repeatedly punched to the head and knocked to the ground.

He sustained serious injuries to his face including a broken nose, cuts to his head and face, a black eye and muscle damage to his neck.

The area was busy with people celebrating Halloween and officers are appealing to anyone who was in the area of Society Bar between midnight and 1pm to contact them.

They also want to hear from anyone who has any information about who carried out the attack.

Contact police on the details below.

north-yorkshire-police-logo-25How to help the police

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for the Safer Neighbourhood Service Desk
Or Crimestoppers 0800 555 111
Quote reference number 12150194046