Man charged in connection with serious city centre assault

Phoenix Bar, Broughton Street. Picture: TSPL
Phoenix Bar, Broughton Street. Picture: TSPL
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A man has been charged following a serious assault outside a city centre bar.

The assault occurred around 7:50pm on Saturday 3 February near to the Phoenix Bar on Broughton Street.

A 54-year-old man has now been charged in connection with the incident in which a 51-year-old man sustained serious facial injuries requiring hospital treatment.

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Officers would like to thank the public for their assistance with this investigation.

The 54-year-old is scheduled to appear in court at a later date.