POLICE have launched an appeal for witnesses following an assault in Arnold last month.
Officers were called to Ashdale Road after a man entered one of the properties through a back garden at around 6pm on Wednesday, October 7.
When another man confronted him, the offender assaulted him before running off.
The offender is described as male, in his mid-20s and of an athletic build. He has dark hair and was dressed in dark clothing.
Anyone with any information should contact the police and quote the incident number 653 of 7 October.