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policetapePolice on the Isle of Wight are today appealing for information after a man received serious injuries in an assault in Sandown last night (Friday). 

A 32-year-old man was attacked in the area of Bishops Close and Worcester Close in Sandown between 18:00 and 18:30 yesterday.

The victim was taken to St Mary’s Hospital in Newport with serious facial injuries, where he is being treated by doctors.

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Three attackers are sought in connection with the attack and are described as:

• A white women, 5ft 10in tall, aged between 35 and 40, with brown eyes, straight short brown hair and was wearing pink trousers and bracelets.

• A white man, 6ft tall muscular build, aged between 45 and 50, with short brown greying hair and wearing a grey t-shirt.

• A white man, 6ft tall skinny build, aged between 45 and 50, balding and wearing a t-shirt with buttons.

Anyone with information about the attack is asked to contact DC Katy Lee Newport CID on 101 or the anonymous Crimestoppers charity line on 0800 555 111

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