A police appeal has been launched after a man was assaulted in Maryport town centre.

The assault, which happened in Crosby Street, is believed to have took place about 2.15pm yesterday.

A police spokesperson said: "A man assaulted another man before leaving in a vehicle.

"If anyone witnessed this incident or has any information regarding it please contact PC 2421 Meares on 101 quoting log 200 of December 3."