Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault in Basildon where a man was punched in the face during an unprovoked attack.
At around 10am today, August 23, a man in his 30s from Basildon was attacked outside the barbers on Southernhay.
He was punched in the face after being approached by two white men wearing white t-shirts and jogging bottoms.
The victim suffered bruising to his eye causing it to swell as well as a cut to his forehead. The suspects made off towards the market.
Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Ross Evins at Basildon police station on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.