Witnesses sought for assault

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to an alleged assault at the Maffra Recreation Reserve social rooms on Saturday night.

A 28-year-old Leongatha man was allegedly assaulted during a social function and received facial injuries, including fractures.

The victim was taken to Central Gippsland Health Service in Sale.

Police have asked for witnesses to come forward.

People with information should phone Briagolong police on 5145 5213 or Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000.