South Scotland

Police investigate Dumfries pub assault

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Police are investigating a serious assault outside a Dumfries pub which left a man in hospital with facial injuries.

The incident happened near the Abbey Inn in Lincluden at about 23:30 on Friday.

Police said the victim was taken to Dumfries Infirmary for treatment after the assault.

They have appealed for any witnesses to the attack to contact them.

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