31-year-old is assaulted in early morning Keith attack

Assault on Keith's Mid Street in early hours of today.
Assault on Keith’s Mid Street in early hours of today.

AN ASSAULT ON a Keith man in the town’s Mid Street has prompted an appeal by local police officers.

The appeal has been issued following an incident that happened between 00.15am and 1am this morning (Sunday).

Police say that they believe a group of males carried out the assault on a 31-year-old man, causing injuries to his face and leg.

Investigating officer is PC Laura Begg, who said: “I would urge anyone who was in the area on the night in question and saw anything to contact Police as soon as possible.

“No matter how insignificant you may think the information is, it could help with our investigation.”

Anyone with information should contact Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 55111.