Attackers stamp on man's head in Belfast
Published Friday, 18 April 2014
A 46-year-old man is in a stable condition in hospital after he sustained serious face and head injuries during an attack in Belfast city centre.
Police are asking witnesses to come forward (© UTV)
Police say the man was pushed to the ground by two men who stamped on his head outside a shoe shop on High Street at around 9.30pm on Thursday.
"Both of the attackers are described as having shaved heads. One is understood to have been wearing a stripy shirt and the other a blue shirt," a PSNI spokeswoman said.
"(The victim) remains in hospital at this time where his condition is believed to be stable."
Detectives at Musgrave police station are investigating the assault.
They believe a number of people were in the High Street area at the time of the incident.
Witnesses have been asked to contact them by calling the non-emergency number 101.
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