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Man in hospital with head injuries after serious assault in Belfast city centre - Two arrested

Two men have been arrested after a man was left in hospital following a serious assault in Belfast city centre in the early hours of Friday morning.

Detectives are appealing for information following the assault in the Gordon Street area of Belfast.

Detective Sergeant Adam Ruston said: “Shortly after 1:30 am a man in his 30s was attacked closed to licenced premises in this vicinity.

"The man suffered head injuries as a result of the attack and is currently in hospital receiving treatment where his condition is described as serious.

"Police subsequently arrested a man in his 30s and a man in his 40s in relation to the incident and they remain in custody at this time."

Anyone with information is asked to contact 101 quoting reference 153 02/06/2018.

Alternatively, information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 which is 100% anonymous and gives people the power to speak up and stop crime.

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