Police in Forfar probe early morning assault

POLICE in Forfar are investigating an assault with intent to rob in town in the early hours of Saturday morning.

The incident occurred at around 2 am in Carseview Road. As a result of the assault, the male victim had to attend at hospital.

The man believed responsible for this crime is described as being in his late twenties/early thirties, approximately 5’9” in height and of very slim build.

He is of gaunt appearance and was wearing a black baseball cap, a blue coloured hooded top, dark trousers, light coloured trainers and gloves. Anyone who witnessed, or who has information regarding this incident is asked to contact Tayside Police on 0300 111 2222 or any police officer.