Belfast Telegraph

Assault victim's skull fractured in south Belfast's Newton Park area

By Anna Maguire

A man has sustained a fractured skull in a serious assault outside a licensed premises.

The 47-year-old victim was getting out of his car in south Belfast's Newton Park area when he was struck on the back of the head with a heavy instrument and knocked unconscious.

Details of the incident were only released yesterday, although it happened on Tuesday, September 17.

Anyone with information can contact police on 0845 600 8000 – or speak to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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