Grampian Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted in Peterhead’s Drummers Corner.
The attack took place at around 10pm on Sunday, with the 29-year-old victim receiving treatment for a minor head injury at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary. He was kept in hospital overnight, for observations.
His assailant is described as being quite short, of stocky build, having numerous tattoos on his arms and having dark hair.
He was wearing a navy blue Scotland football top and blue shorts. At the time of the incident he had a dark Staffordshire Bull Terrier with him.
Investigating Officer Constable Lisa Shand said: “I would appeal to anyone who witnessed the victim being assaulted and knows the identity of the attacker to contact the police.”
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Grampian Police on 0845 600 5 700 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if you wish to remain anonymous