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 Did you witness an assault at Chesters wine bar?

 24/06/2019

Officers are appealing for information following an assault in Chester-Le-Street.

The incident took place at Chesters Wine Bar on Front street at around 9.45pm on Friday (May 31).


The victim was on the dance floor when he was approached by a man who punched him to the head, knocking him unconscious.


The 39-year-old was taken to University Hospital of North Durham with head and facial injuries.


The suspect is described as being bald, of stocky build wearing a blue t-shirt.


Anyone with information in relation to this incident is asked to call PC Owen Buffrey on 101 quoting reference number 487 of May 31.