Salisbury bar attack: Man knocked unconscious

A man was knocked unconscious during an assault at a bar in Wiltshire.

The incident happened at the White Rooms in Milford Road, Salisbury, in the early hours of Friday.

The victim, a 23-year-old local man, was in the establishment's smoking area when he was punched in the face by another man.

Police have said the victim was also kicked when he was on the ground. He was taken to hospital for treatment.

Pc Lucy Thorne, who is investigating the assault, said: "We know that there were a number of people in the smoking area at the time of this incident and I would like to appeal for anyone who saw the assault to contact me.

"It is very important that anyone with information makes contact with police as this type of behaviour is completely unacceptable and will not be tolerated."

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