South Scotland

Dumfries Dalswinton Avenue attack investigated

Police are investigating a "serious assault" on a man in his own home in Dumfries late on Monday night.

The incident happened at about 23:30 at a house in Dalswinton Avenue.

A 41-year-old man was attacked by two other men and received a number of serious injuries to his head and body.

The victim was taken to Dumfries Infirmary. One attacker is described as about 30 years old, 5ft 5in tall and thin with brown hair. The second was "well built" and about 5ft 11in tall.

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