Borce Ristevski Reportedly Assaulted In Prison

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The Melbourne man accused of killing his wife, Karen Ristevski, has reportedly been assaulted in prison.

53-year-old Borce Ristevski was assaulted in the yard of the the Melbourne Assessment Prison yesterday afternoon, The Age Reports.

Ristevski is accused of murdering his 47-year-old wife at Avondale Heights on June 29, 2016, according to documents tendered to the court.

A Corrections Victoria spokeswoman told The Age a 53-year-old prisoner was treated for minor injuries.

"He did not require hospitalisation and was treated in the prison medical centre," the spokeswoman said.

"Police were notified and will investigate."