POLICE have launched an appeal after a young man was punched in the face in Kidderminster.

The assault happened on Marlpool Lane at around 4.30pm on Monday, November 22.

A youngster was reportedly punched in the face by another young man, who has been described as white and wearing a grey balaclava.

Officers say the suspect had had two slightly older men with him. The victim suffered a minor injury.

On Facebook, Wyre Forest Police posted: "If you saw the incident or a group of three young men in the area please visit https://orlo.uk/CdTrD quoting reference 449 of 22 Nov."