Batman and Minion assaulted while celebrating stag night

Police news.
Police news.

Two men celebrating a stag night - dressed as Batman and a Minion - have been assaulted in Louth.

The incident happened in the Northgate area of the town between 3am-4am on Sunday.

The two victims of the assault, local men aged 27 and 34, were out celebrating a stag night.

One was wearing a Minions costume and the other was dressed as Batman.

In an unprovoked attack, the two victims were assaulted by two men who punched them and hit them in the face with a traffic cone.

One of the offenders is described as aged around 18, of stocky build, with short blond hair and wearing a blue button up shirt.

Anyone who witnesses to the incident are asked to contact Pc Simon Beaney by dialling 101 and quoting incident number 101.

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