Man allegedly assaulted on Matson Road, Bridlington

A MAN was allegedly assaulted on Matson Road in Bridlington - and police in the area are appealing for information about the incident.

At around 1am on Friday October 12, an 18-year-old man was walking home alone and when he approached the allotments he was verbally abused by three men, who were not known to him.

The men then followed the 18-year-old man to his home address where they are alleged to have damaged a gate, before entering the premises and assaulting the man.

Damage was also caused to a cooker and the window of a caravan which was parked at the address.

The 18-year-old man sustained minor injuries in the incident and attended hospital for treatment.

Anyone with information is asked to call Humberside Police on the non emergency number 101 quoting crime reference number 1936046.