WILTSHIRE Police are appealing for information after a man was assaulted in Amesbury yesterday.

At approximately 11.10am on Tuesday, a disorder occurred in Flower Lane, near to Salisbury Road.

Two men were involved in a confrontation which resulted in a 19-year-old man being assaulted.

When an officer attended the scene, she was assaulted, and sustained reddening to her head.

A 37-year-old man from Salisbury was arrested on suspicion of assaulting a constable and assault by beating.

He was taken into custody and has since been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

Anyone who witnessed the disorder should call 101 and quote crime reference number 54190055963.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.