MIRI: A male cook was beaten by a person he knew while he was enjoying himself in an eatery at Pujut 1 Monday night.

The cook, in his 30’s, sustained bruises on his face after the suspect threw several punches on him. It is not immediately known the actual reason behind the 11.30pm attack.

According to sources, the suspect had approached the victim who at that time was sitting and chatting with his friends.

The suspect suddenly threw punches on the victim and fled the scene. A police report was lodged but as at press time no arrest was made.