Man hit with glass in Wimborne attack has 30 stitches

A 19-year-old man needed 30 stitches in his face and ear after being struck with a glass in a Dorset pub.

The incident took place in the Rising Sun pub in East Street, Wimborne, at 2350 BST on Friday.

The victim, who underwent reconstructive surgery to repair part of his ear, was standing by the toilets when he was attacked, police said.

The man fell backwards but then fled through an exit at the back of the pub. Officers are appealing for witnesses.

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