Man in Montrose punched repeatedly in face

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Police in Montrose are investigating an assault which occurred at about 8.15pm yesterday (Tuesday, December 6).

A man in his 20s was yesterday sitting in a vehicle in the town when he was approached by another man who then punched him repeatedly in the face.

The 27-year-old male was sitting within a motor vehicle at Provost Reid’s Road, near to the junction with Annat Road, when the assault happened.

Anyone who witnessed the assault or who has any information is asked to call 101 or speak to any officer, quoting the crime reference number CR/032657/16.