A 25-YEAR-OLD man needed hospital treatment after being assaulted in a High Wycombe car park.

He sustained a serious cut to the lip in the incident, which happened outside the Screwfix shop in Lancaster Road at about 4pm on Sunday, March 2.

Prior to the incident the victim and the man alleged to have assaulted him were driving through Desborough Park Road and Rutland Avenue.

Thames Valley Police have made an appeal for information.

They describe the offender as black, aged in his thirties, with short dark hair and of stocky build. He was driving a silver Seat Leon.

Anyone with information should contact PC Roskell of Thames Valley Police on 101, or the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.