Gang kicks man in pub toilet

A MAN has been viciously attacked in a Morpeth bar.

The assault took place at 2am on Sunday in the toilets of Aruba in the Market Place.

The 27-year-old was elbowed in the face by an unknown man, which caused him to fall to the ground.

Several other males then kicked him in the face and body before making off.

The victim received a one- inch cut to his left eyebrow, bruising and swelling to his right eye, face and arms.

Any witnesses or anyone with information about the assault is asked to contact Morpeth police on 03456 043043. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.