Man assaulted outside club on Esplanade, Bridlington

A MAN sustained injuries to his lips, left eye and the back of the head after an alleged assault in Bridlington.

Police are now appealing for independent witnesses to the incident, which took place outside the Cavern Bar on Esplanade, Bridlington at around 3am on Sunday August 19.

A man standing outside the venue was approached by another man, who was known to him, and after a short conversation the second man is alleged to have punched the first to the head causing him to fall to the ground.

The injured man received treatment at Scarborough Hospital but was not kept overnight.

Police, who arrested an 18-year-old man at the scene who has since been released on bail pending further enquiries, are still asking anyone with information to contact them on the non emergency number 101 quoting crime reference number 1925082 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.