Man needs surgery after Lancaster city centre attack

November 19, 2019

Two men were attacked while walking in Lancaster in an assault which left one of them requiring surgery.

Police have launched an appeal after the incident which left a man with serious facial injuries.

He was one of a group of three men, aged 21 and 22, who were approached by two unknown men on Penny Street at around 3am on Thursday, November 14.

After assaulting two of the men, the two suspects ran off in different directions.

The first is described as wearing a white hoodie and black tracksuit bottoms and the second wore a black hoodie and black tracksuit bottoms.

Anyone with information should ring 101 quoting log number 113 of 14th November.