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Man injured in Aberdeen dance party attack

A 21-year-old man has been treated for facial injuries after being assaulted during a dance party at an amusement park in Aberdeen.

Police said the victim was attending an event at Codonas on Beach Boulevard with his friends when he was assaulted.

It happened at about 21:20 on Saturday. He was approached by a man and punched in the head.

Officers described the attack as "unprovoked and mindless" and appealed for witnesses to come forward.

The suspect was described as being in his early twenties, about 6ft 5ins tall, of large build, with light hair and wearing a dark green t-shirt.

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