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Man seriously assaulted in disturbance

A man has been seriously assaulted in Aberdeen.

The incident, during which the 29-year-old man received facial injuries, happened in Hill Street at about 19:30 on Sunday.

The area was taped off by police and investigations were also being carried out in South Mount Street.

Police Scotland said they were initially called out to reports of a "disturbance". Officers were said to be following a positive line of inquiry.

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