Man brutally attacked in City centre
(ADW) A drunk man in the capital was brutally assaulted in the early hours of Thursday morning by a gang of youths.
The incident happened at about 3.40am when a group of about six youths approached the man at the junction of Rue des Bains and Avenue de Porte Neuve and asked his for a cigarette.
Before he could reply the victim received several blows to the face and fell on the ground. The youths then threatened to kick the man, however he managed to flee in the direction of Place du Théâtre.
He was then taken to hospital with wounds to his face. It was only at this point that he noticed that his wallet had been stolen.
If anyone witnessed the assault or was in the area at the time or maybe saw the gang of youths, they should contact the local police.