Man taken to hospital following takeaway assault @policescotland

Tayside Division is appealing for witnesses after a 32-year old man was assaulted in a takeaway food shop in the Nethergate, Dundee in the early hours of this morning (Wed, Dec 18).

The victim was in the shop with a friend about 12.30am when he was approached by a man believed to in his 30’s. After a brief exchange of words, he was assaulted. The suspect then made off in the direction of South Tay Street.

The man was not seriously hurt and did not require medical treatment.

The suspect is described as being about five feet eight inches tall, of medium build wearing a three quarter length black-coloured jacket with a red motif.

Officers are keen to speak to anyone who witnessed the incident, or anyone who knows who might be responsible, should get in touch with Tayside Division on 101.

Alternatively information can be passed anonymously via the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.