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Boy arrested following Burntisland attack on man

A 13-year-old boy has been arrested by police officers investigating a serious assault on a 33-year-old man.

The victim suffered serious facial injuries during the incident in Burntisland, Fife, on Friday evening.

He was taken to the Victoria Hospital in Kirkcaldy, but was released following treatment.

Police have appealed for witnesses to come forward, particularly anyone who recorded the incident - at about 22:00 - on mobile phones.

Officers said they are following a positive line of inquiry in relation to a number of other suspects.

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