Man attacked in Preston bar

A man suffered serious face injuries when he was punched in a Preston bar

Sunday, 18th December 2016, 9:05 pm
Updated Thursday, 29th December 2016, 3:11 pm
CCTV images have been released following an assault in Preston

The alleged attack took place at around 6.50pm on Saturday when the 55-year-old victim was with some friends in Hogarths bar on Church Street.

While he was at the bar ordering drinks he exchanged words with another man who it is alleged went on to punch him while he was holding a glass. The victim suffered serious injuries to his face and mouth and was taken for treatment at Royal Preston Hospital.

Police released CCTV images of two men they would like to speak to in connection with the incident.

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CCTV images have been released following an assault in Preston

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CCTV images have been released following an assault in Preston
CCTV images have been released following an assault in Preston
CCTV images have been released following an assault in Preston