Police appeal after man attacked outside Newport pub, the Greyhound

APPEAL: CCTV footage of the incident

APPEAL: CCTV footage of the incident

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GWENT Police are appealing for information after an assault outside a pub in Newport city centre.

The attack happened outside the Greyhound pub on High Street, Newport at around 11.30pm on Sunday, May 4.

A man walking out out of the pub was approached by another man who then punched him in the face, causing the victim to fall to the floor. The victim needed treatment at the Royal Gwent Hospital for facial injuries.

If you can help, please call 101 quoting log 308 04/05/14.

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2:34pm Tue 29 Jul 14

taffygwent says...

Bully boy give yourself up
Bully boy give yourself up taffygwent
  • Score: 24

2:52pm Tue 29 Jul 14

chelsea1970 says...

Twice the size of victim . And out of the blue . Coward and taxi nearly run over him . Somebody got to know him . Victim only looks a young boy . Give yourself up if u any sort of a man . Please oh please let us know his name . Grrrrrr !!!!!
Twice the size of victim . And out of the blue . Coward and taxi nearly run over him . Somebody got to know him . Victim only looks a young boy . Give yourself up if u any sort of a man . Please oh please let us know his name . Grrrrrr !!!!! chelsea1970
  • Score: 28

2:58pm Tue 29 Jul 14

davidcp says...

"A man walking out of the pub was approached (PAST TENSE) by another man who then punches (PRESENT TENSE) him in the face causing the victim to fall to the floor. "

Is it a report or a running commentary?

Yours, a pedant.
"A man walking out of the pub was approached (PAST TENSE) by another man who then punches (PRESENT TENSE) him in the face causing the victim to fall to the floor. " Is it a report or a running commentary? Yours, a pedant. davidcp
  • Score: -8

4:30pm Tue 29 Jul 14

jimmysmith says...

dont you just love that type of coward vermin .they punch some one sly flush on the jaw ,then stand there with his arms out as if to say i had no choice .id jail that garbage for five yrs if i had a say in it .to much of this sort of thing going on now and soft judges allowing em to walk free when put before the courts .
dont you just love that type of coward vermin .they punch some one sly flush on the jaw ,then stand there with his arms out as if to say i had no choice .id jail that garbage for five yrs if i had a say in it .to much of this sort of thing going on now and soft judges allowing em to walk free when put before the courts . jimmysmith
  • Score: 21

9:05pm Thu 31 Jul 14

sweetiepie says...

Why did the bouncer not grab the coward? He was still stood right there. Hope the guy is ok and they catch this brute!
Why did the bouncer not grab the coward? He was still stood right there. Hope the guy is ok and they catch this brute! sweetiepie
  • Score: 1

11:23am Fri 1 Aug 14

russ angel says...

Simple.Zero tolerance and hard labour.No visits,letters,TV no contact at all with any family or friends.Make their lives such a misery that they would be too afraid to "Not" hold a door open for someone in future.
Simple.Zero tolerance and hard labour.No visits,letters,TV no contact at all with any family or friends.Make their lives such a misery that they would be too afraid to "Not" hold a door open for someone in future. russ angel
  • Score: 1

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