Police have released photos of three potential witnesses to an alleged assault that saw a man in his 20s punched and kicked in the face in Lymington.

It comes after Hampshire Police yesterday released images of four men officers wanted to speak to in connection with the assault.

Hampshire Police said the assault occurred on Lymington High Street between 1.45am and 2am on Sunday, June 9.

A man in his 20s, had just left Huddle when he was approached by two unknown men near the Deep Blue fish and chip shop.

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The men then punched and kicked the victim in the head and face, leaving him with ABH injuries, including swelling, cuts and bruises to the face.

A spokesperson for Hampshire police said: "We know that there were other people in the area at the time of the incident and we are releasing these images of people who may have seen what happened.

"If you recognise yourself in any of these images, please call 101 and quote incident number 44240241592."