Man Glassed At Nelson Bay Pub

He needs surgery on his ear

A man's suffered a severe cut to his right ear following a glassing attack in Nelson Bay.

The 30 year old became involved in an argument with another who he knew at a pub in Stockton Street just before 9pm on Saturday.

During the fight, he was hit in the face with a schooner glass.

He was treated by paramedics before being flown to John Hunter Hospital where he will require surgery.

The second man suffered a hand injury and was kicked out of the hotel.

He left before police arrived, however officers are trying to track him down.