Police in Brechin are appealing for witnesses following an assault in the city on Monday evening.
The altercation between two males took place at the junction of Bog Road/Park Road at 6.45 p.m.
The male responsible is described as being about six foot in height and wearing a dark coloured hooded top. He was in the company of a female wearing a purple coloured top who may well have walked off in the direction of Bog Road after the incident.
Any available information can be given at Brechin Police Office or by phoning Police Scotland on the non emergency 101 number.