by John Hendon
A MAN suffered a fractured jaw at Warrington when he was attacked by a gang of thugs in the early hours of the morning.
The 22-year-old victim was taken to Warrington Hospital for treatment after the incident in Liverpool Road at about 12.10am on Sunday.
He was standing outside a social club with a group of friends when he was attacked by a number of men.
One man punched him in the face - and he was then punched by a number of other men.
He suffered a fractured jaw, a black eye and a broken nose as a result of the incident.
He was discharged after treatment at hospital.
Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone who knows the identity of the offenders to call them on 101.
Information can also be left anonymously, via Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111.