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16-year-old arrested over assault in Irvine

A teenager has been arrested following an assault in Ayrshire at the weekend, police have said.

A 39-year-old man was found with serious head and facial injuries on the roadside in St Bride's Place in Irvine at about 01:10 on Sunday.

Strathclyde Police said that a 16-year-old boy had been arrested in connection with the incident.

He is expected to appear at Kilmarnock Sheriff Court on Wednesday. A report will be sent to the procurator fiscal.

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