Man Left With Serious Facial Injuries In Assault

17 December 2018, 14:38 | Updated: 17 December 2018, 15:33

Boardwalk

The 52 year old was attacked outside the Boardwalk Pub last night.

Detectives are appealing for information after a man was left with a serious facial injury following an assault in Morecambe.
 
Police were called around 5.50pm yesterday (Sunday, December 16) to reports of a disturbance outside The Boardwalk pub in Marine Road West.
 
It is believe a number of people had been arguing inside the pub with the altercation continuing outside on the street.
 
The victim, a 52-year-old man, went outside the pub to speak to the group and was assaulted, suffering a serious eye injury. He was taken to Royal Lancaster Infirmary and is undergoing treatment.
 
Two men were later arrested in connection with the attack.
 
Detectives are appealing for witnesses following the incident.
 
Temp Det Sgt Steve Craig, of Lancaster CID, said: “We are appealing for information after a man was seriously injured after an alleged assault close to a pub in Morecambe.
 
“We believe a number of people were in the area around the time of the offence and will have seen what happened.
“If you can help, please come forward.”
 
Four men aged 20, 21, 22 and 23, all from Morecambe, have been arrested on suspicion of assault and are in custody.