Birthday guest bashed

A YOUNG man leaving a 21st birthday party was left with facial fractures after several men bashed him outside a Wodonga hotel on Saturday night.

Sen-Constable Troy Bakic said yesterday up to six men attacked the Wod- onga resident, 21, in the rear car park of O’Maille’s Pub in High Street at 10.30pm.

Sen-Constable Bakic said the man was bashed to the point of unconsciousness and suffered facial fractures and bleeding to the eye.

It is not yet known if the injuries are permanent.

Another person may have been assaulted.

Sen-Constable Bakic urged anyone with information to phone Wodonga police on (02) 6024 0535 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.