Nightclub reveller suffers broken jaw in dancefloor attack

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A NIGHTCLUB reveller suffered a broken jaw when he was punched during a night out in South Shields.

The 23-year-old was on the dance floor of Roxanne’s nightclub in Ocean Road when he was punched from behind.

He fell to the floor and suffered a broken jaw.

He was taken to Sunderland Royal Hospital for treatment.

The attack happened at about 3.30am on Saturday May 17.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 ext 69191. Callers are asked to quote log number 1054 of 18/05/14 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.