Man punched in the face in pub assault

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A 36-year-old man was punched in the face while drinking at The Dog, Clitheroe.

The victim suffered minor bruising to his face after the alleged incident, which took place in the early hours of Saturday into Sunday. Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward. The defendant, who fled the scene, is described as a white man of slim build with short dark brown hair. He was wearing a dark hoodie. Call 101 with information.