BREAKING: Man sustains facial injuries in assault outside Doncaster town centre shop

Officers have been called out to investigate an incident atHouse of Fraser on Baxtergate.
Officers have been called out to investigate an incident atHouse of Fraser on Baxtergate.

A 38-year-old man has been arrested following an assault outside a Doncaster town centre shop earlier today, during which a man sustained facial injuries.

Officers were called at around 7am this morning (Wednesday 15 June) to reports a 40-year-old man had been assaulted in Baxter Gate, town centre.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said: "The 40-year-old suffered facial injuries.

"A 38-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of assault and remains in custody being questioned by officers."

Police are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the assault – please call 101 quoting incident number 157 of June 15, 2016.