Witnesses to New Year's Eve attack sought

PORT Fairy police are calling for witnesses to an assault in the town on New Year’s Eve.

The assault took place in James Street after the New Year’s Eve Parade at around 9pm. Leading Senior Constable Glenn McDuff said a Port Fairy man was sitting in James Street with friends when he received a number of punches to the head and face. The blows caused a small cut to the man’s face and bruising to his eye. It is believed the attacker with a local man. Anyone with information can call Port Fairy police.