Man assaulted on street

POLICE in Morecambe are appealing for witnesses following the assault of a man who was walking home after a night out.

The offence occurred at around on Saturday, April 9, as the 19-year-old man was walking along Back Morecambe Street.

Unfortunately, the details around what happened are currently quite unclear but it is thought the offender was wearing a grey hooded top.

The victim suffered a cut lip and had a lump and bruising on the side of his head as a result of the assault and police are asking for anyone with any information to come forward.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 01524 63333 or via Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.