Man’s two broken cheekbones and fractured eye socket in street attack

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Police have appealled for help to identify this man after a man suffered two broken cheekbones and a fractured eye socket in an assault in Blackpool.

Officers were called following an incident in Queen Street between 11.30pm on October 1 and 3am on October 2.

The attacker punched the 21-year-old victim several times, knocking him unconscious.

PC Becky Ainsworth, of Blackpool Police, said: “This was a vicious assault which left the victim with serious facial injuries.”

Anyone with information can contact police on 101 quoting refWA1615550.