A SOUTHAMPTON woman has been punched in the face by a stranger.

A 28-year-old woman was punched in the face by a man outside her home in Witts Hill.

Her attacker then fled the scene following the incident at around 12.30am on Friday, September 11.

A police spokesperson said: “We were called on Friday, September 11 to a report of an assault on a 28-year-old woman in Witts Hill, Southampton.

“It was reported that the woman was outside her house when she was punched in the face by a man she did not know. The man then ran off. No serious injuries were reported.”

Anyone with information is urged to call police on 101, quoting reference number 44200350680.