Man assaulted in Newton Stewart

POLICE in Newton Stewart are investigating as assault on a 26 year old man in Albert Street in the town sometime around 8.35pm on Saturday.

The man was walking along Albert Street when he was approached by the following described two men who assaulted him. The victim ran off and as chased by the two men who caught up with him outside The Dynasty Chinese Takeaway where they assaulted him again. The victim received minor bruising and cuts as a result of the attack. The two men are described as male, about 18 years of age and one was wearing a grey hooded top. The other was wearing a white hooded top. Both men spoke with a local accent.

If you have any information, contact police on 0845 6005701.