Isle Of Man / Ellan Vannin

Man hurt in Isle of Man street attack

A man was subjected to an unprovoked attack in an Isle of Man street, prompting a police investigation.

Police said the man was assaulted in the Oak Avenue area of Pulrose between 0215 and 0245 GMT on New Year's Day.

They said his injuries were not very serious but "the behaviour displayed was unacceptable".

Officers believe there were many witnesses to the attack and have asked for them to contact Lord Street police station or police headquarters.

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