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West Belfast assault is probed

A 23-year-old man is recovering from facial injuries after he was attacked in west Belfast.

Police at Grosvenor Road are investigating the assault which happened in the Vere Foster Walk area of Ballymurphy in the early hours of Saturday.

Officers received reports that the victim was assaulted by a number of men at around 3am.

Police have asked anyone who witnessed the incident or who has any information to contact them at Grosvenor Road on 0845 600 8000.

Belfast Telegraph