Five teens including girl sought over Bargoed attack

Police say they are hunting a gang of five youths - including a teenage girl - who attacked a man and left him with serious facial injuries.

The 23-year-old man was assaulted on the footpath outside the car park at Station Terrace in Bargoed, Caerphilly county, on Tuesday, said Gwent Police.

The force said the incident is thought to have happened between 1700 BST and 1800 BST.

The youths - four male and one female - are described as being in their teens.

Anyone with information is asked to call Gwent Police on 101 or to call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

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