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Hinterland actor 'assaulted' outside Aberystwyth bar

Rummers wine bar, Aberystwyth Image copyright Ian Capper/Geograph

An actor who plays a police officer in the BBC Wales drama Hinterland has been allegedly assaulted outside a bar in Ceredigion.

Aneirin Hughes was allegedly attacked outside Rummers Wine Bar in Aberystwyth at about 00:45 BST on Sunday morning.

The 58-year-old, who plays Chf Supt Brian Prosser in the bilingual drama, suffered minor facial injuries.

A 21-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault and bailed by police, pending further inquiries.

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