Stornoway police are asking for public help after a man was assaulted on South Beach Street on Thursday December 12th.

The assault is believed to have occurred at about 1.15pm and involved three other men. It took place in a pedestrian area and is believed to have been witnessed by members of the public in the area at the time.

Anyone with information or who witnessed the incident is asked to come forward and make contact with Police Scotland, using the non-emergency number 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if they would prefer to remain anonymous.

The incident reference is NH 1597/19.