13 Mar 2019

Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating after a man was seriously assaulted at a charity football event in New Quay. 

At around 11.30pm on Saturday, March 9, the victim, a man, was punched to the head and bitten by a man at a marquee, which was near to the Memorial Hall. The victim was left with serious facial injuries that will need surgery to treat.

A 36-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent, and released under investigation pending further police enquiries.

Anyone who witnessed the assault, or has any information, is urged to contact DC Steve Barry by calling 101. If you are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired text the non-emergency number on 07811 311 908. Quote reference: DPP/0091/09/03/2019/01/C