Officers on the Isle of Wight are investigating a report of a serious assault in Ryde.
Police called to Ashey Road shortly after 3:50pm on Monday 26 June.
A 20 year-old man reported that he was assaulted by three men he did not know who were wearing hooded tops and had their faces covered.
He was treated at St Marys Hospital for a cut to his head, possibly caused by a blade, and has since been discharged..
Enquiries are ongoing to locate the men involved.
If you have any information relating to this case, please call 101 quoting reference ‘44170243863’.