Officers are appealing for information after an incident of assault.

Police are investigating after a person was assaulted on Elizabeth Street, Workington.

The incident took place at about 9.20am today (October 16).

The victim sustained minor injuries.

A 32-year-old man, from Workington, was arrested on suspicion of common assault, and has since been released as police continue their investigation.

Anyone with information, who witnessed the assault or has CCTV or dashcam footage from the time of the incident, is urged to come forward.

Officers are asking those who have details to share to contact police on 101, quoting incident number 50 of October 16, or email

Alternatively, to remain anonymous when sharing what you know, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.