Man Glassed After Leaving Newcastle Party

He was slashed in the face

Man Glassed After Leaving Newcastle Party

A man in his 20's has been the victim of a vicious glassing attack in Islington.

He'd just left a nearby party at around 3am Sunday morning, when he was struck in the face by a man wielding a glass bottle.

The attacked happened outside a unit block in Milford Street.

Police believe the victim knew his attacker.

He's in John Hunter Hospital, and is understood to be in a stable condition.

A crime scene remains in place, where there's a large amount of blood and glass on the pavement.

No charges have been laid yet.