A MAN who was sitting by his car in Grasmere was punched.

The victim was sat next to his parked silver Volkswagen Polo at the Daffodil Hotel and Spa when a man who was standing nearby assaulted him.

Cumbria Police said the incident happened at about 7.30pm on Thursday (June 18).

Anyone with information is asked to call non-emergency 101 and quote reference number 321 of June 18 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.