South Scotland

Man seriously injured in street attack in Dumfries

A 29-year-old man has been seriously injured after being attacked by three other men in the centre of Dumfries.

The victim was sitting with a woman in the town's Queensberry Square, when he was attacked by the men just before 02:00 on Sunday.

He was taken to hospital and treated for serious facial injuries.

Police Scotland said there were a number of people in the area at the time of the attack and appealed for witnesses to come forward.

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