Witnesses are being sought after an assault and theft of a bike which occurred in Carlisle.

The incident happened on Wednesday, February 10 at around 4.30pm, on the corner of Aglionby Street and Warwick Square.

It has been reported to police that a boy in his teens was assaulted by two boys resulting in minor injuries and being forced off his bike.

One of the boys has then taken this bicycle towards the area of Hart Street. This was later recovered.

Officers would like to speak to anybody that has seen a group of young teenagers in this area at the time.

Anyone with information or who witnessed the incident is encouraged to contact Police on 101 quoting log number 76 of February 11.

Alternatively, calls can be made to the independent charity Crimestoppers, completely anonymously on 0800 555 111.