A SEARCH has been launched after "significant" injuries were caused in an attack in a Herefordshire town.

The assault happened in Ledbury High Street at around 1.20am on Saturday, June 9, a West Mercia Police spokesperson said.

The victim was hit and sustained significant injuries to the face, the police spokesperson said.

Officers want to speak to this man after an assault in LedburyOfficers want to speak to this man after an assault in Ledbury (Image: West Mercia Police)

Officers are now searching for the pictured man, who they would like to as they believe he may be able to help with our enquiries into the Ledbury assault. 

If you can identify this person or witnessed anything that will help with enquiries, please contact PC James Smith by emailing james.smith@westmercia.police.uk or calling 07976938948 quoting 00332_i of June 10.

Alternatively, if you do not feel comfortable speaking with the police, information can be shared anonymously with the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or by visiting www.crimestoppers-uk.org