Police are appealing for information following an assault in Pitsea where a man sustained a deep cut to his cheek.
The victim, who is in his 40s, was walking towards the underpass near to McDonalds in Station Lane at around 11pm on January 12 when he was approached by three men.
One of the men held what has been described a sharp object to his face.
As he tried to move away he sustained a deep cut to his cheek.
The men then made off.
If you saw anything, have any CCTV or dash cam footage, or have any other information please call us on 101 quoting the crime reference number 42/6463/20 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111