trying to set assignee based on custom field via script runner

using built in scripts : setting custom field value to another field against the filter i have set however i cannot figure out the correct id for 'assignee' i have tried just assignee however im not sure if i need to set it to something like system_assignee etc.. does anyone know?

not wanting to do it on post function just wanting to run a clean up script.

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  • issue.assignee
  • issue.assignee?.displayName
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issue.assigneeId = "someone"

but you need to give more context, I don't know if you're using IssueService or what all.

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