It happened on Boothferry Road on the stretch between the Three Tuns and the Fiveways pubs just after midnight.
The victim was approached from behind by two men and was allegedly assaulted. It’s been reported that one of the men had a bladed weapon. The victim sustained a cut to his arm which needed hospital treatment.
Police want to find these suspects. They are both white, in their 20s, and around 5 feet 7 tall. One had a blue t-shirt on and a basebell cap. The other was wearing a ‘light’ coloured t-shirt.
Did you see them? Did you see what happened? Please call 101 quoting reference 16/74719/18.