[P]olice are appealing for witnesses following the report of an assault. The incident occurred in the grounds of the Wheatsheaf Inn, Gosforth, on Friday, 20th October 2017, at around 2:30pm.
The victim, a local man, received minor injuries including a cut lip and swelling.
The alleged offender is described as a white male with a pale complexion, 6 feet tall, slim build, short greying hair, aged mid 40s, speaking with a north east accent, and driving a blue Peugeot.
Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information about the incident to contact PC 2528 Lane on 101, email [email protected], or call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.