Man in hospital after brick attack

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A 23-YEAR-OLD man has been taken to hospital being attacked with a brick.

The incident happened in Standish last night (Monday) shortly before midnight. Another man has been arrested on suspicion of assault.

A police spokesman said: “At 11.55pm on Monday June 2, police were called following reports a man had been assaulted.

“Officers attended and discovered a 23-year-old man had been hit with a brick as he walked on Collingwood Street, Standish.

“Police are still investigating the circumstances of the attack.

“He was taken to hospital where he is receiving treatment for facial injuries.

“A 23-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault and remains in police custody for questioning.”