Man assaulted in Coningsby

A 28-year-old man was left in need of hospital treatment after he suffered injuries during an assault in Coningsby.

The man, from Scunthorpe, suffered facial injuries after he was knocked to the ground and kicked during the incident in the High Street, which took place shortly after 3am on Sunday.

He was taken to Lincoln County Hospital for treatment.

A 24-year-old man from Lincoln and a 22-year-old man from Woodhall Spa were arrested on suspicion of assault and have been released on police bail until August 15.

Police are still appealing for witnesses to the incident. Anyone with information contact PC John Evans on 101, quoting incident number 86 of July 8.