Police are hunting a gang who assaulted and robbed a man in the street.

The group of up to six men attacked the 32-year-old victim in Sparkenhoe Street, Highfields, Leicester, at 1.50am on Sunday.

One punched the victim in the face. The victim managed [to get] away but the gang caught up with him at the junction of Sparkenhoe Street and Highfield Street where they attacked him again.

The men, who are Asian and in their 20s, stopped assaulting the victim when they were challenged by two women.

Source : This is Leicestershire