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Man assaulted - Newtown

Sunday, 16 July 2017 02:09:03 AM

Police are investigating after a man was assaulted during a brawl in Sydney’s inner west.

Emergency services were called to King Street, Newtown, just after midnight (Sunday 16 July 2017), following reports of a brawl.

Upon arrival NSW Ambulance paramedics treated a man, believed to be in his 20s, for lacerations to his face and a minor head injury, before taking him to Royal Prince Alfred Hospital.

Officers attached to Newtown Local Area Command commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

A short time later, two men, aged in their 20s, were arrested and taken to Newtown Police Station, where they are currently assisting police with their inquiries.

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