Things turned nasty on the seafront Monday night when, around 9:00 pm a 31 year old man and his 29 year old girlfriend were attacked outside 94 Man Nin Street. The man was attacked by eight people, who threw plastic chairs, and used a broom and plastic pipe as weapons. His is girlfriend made the alarm. Tourists wandering nearby made their escape.
When police officers arrived, the assailants scattered and fled, leaving bloodstains on the ground outside. The victim’s mouth was bleeding and he was taken to hospital for treatment. Police have classified the event as “assault occasioning actual bodily harm “, and are hunting the assailants involved.