Launceston Police are appealing for information after an alleged assault on a woman by a group of young men.

The woman was walking in Landrake Road around 7.15am on 22 January when she was assaulted by four to five young men, all wearing hoodies.

The woman, in her 40s, was pushed to the ground and punched and kicked by the teenagers. She suffered minor injuries.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident and would like to hear from anyone who saw the offenders in the area, particularly in Hurdon Way.

They are keen to speak to people who were walking on the footpath by the college at the time, including one man in a fluorescent jacket who may have witnessed the incident.

Please contact police on 101, quoting crime reference BL/14/63.