Man knocked out after coming to aid of women under attack at takeaway

The 32-year-old victim was taken to Ninewells Hospital for treatment after the incident in Dundee.

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The two women left the scene before police arrived and officers are trying to find them.

A man was left unconscious after coming to defend two women being assaulted outside a takeaway in Dundee.

At around 1.20am on Sunday, June 12, a man attacked two women on Hawkhill.

Another man came to their aid but was attacked and knocked out. The 32-year-old victim was taken to Ninewells Hospital for treatment.

The two women left the scene before police arrived and officers are trying to find them.

The male suspect is described as white, in his 30s, around 6ft 2inches in height, with short dark hair and a muscular build.

He was wearing a black, long-sleeved jacket with a white logo on the left side, black trousers with a white logo on the left thigh and wearing light coloured trainers.

Sergeant Chris Grieve, of West Bell Street Police Station, said: “Our investigation into this incident is continuing and we are particularly keen to speak to the two women who were assaulted to get in touch with officers as soon as possible.

“I would also urge anyone with any information or knowledge about this incident or the suspect to contact police.

“Also anyone with dash cam footage who was in the area around the time of the incident which could assist our investigation is urged to get in touch.”

Anyone with information is asked to call Police Scotland via 101, quoting incident number 0334 of June 12. Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where you can give your information anonymously.