THERE is an appeal for witnesses after an attack in Trowbridge.

Officers were called to reports of an assault outside the Tesco Express on Eastbourne Road, Trowbridge at around 8.20pm on January 7.

They arrived to find a 52-year-old local man waiting for the ambulance service. He told officers that he had been approached by two men and one of them had assaulted him.

Paramedics arrived and treated the victim for head injuries. He was advised to go to hospital but declined.

If you heard or saw anything suspicious in this area at this time or saw two men walking towards County Way shortly afterwards, possibly acting suspiciously, please contact us on 101 quoting crime reference number 54200002070.