Student assaulted in early hours

A STUDENT was beaten up by four men as he celebrated his A-level results in Lancaster.

The 19-year-old victim was attacked outside the McDonald’s restaurant on Cheapside on Friday, August 19, between 2am and 4.30am, but police have only released details now.

Four men punched him a few times, and he suffered a fractured nose, cuts, bruises and grazes, but did not require hospital treatment.

Anyone with information is asked to call Lancaster Police on 08451 253545 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.