Police are investigating an assault which occurred in Barrow.
The incident occurred on 1 January at 1am on Roose Road.
The victim is a 24-year-old man from Barrow, who believes he has been targeted due to his disability. He suffered facial injuries as a result of the assault.
A witness stated that there were three males in the area, one of which was the suspect who assaulted the victim. The suspect has been described as a white male, approximately 6ft 1, of stocky build, wearing white Nike Air Force trainers and a black bobble hat.
Anyone with information relating to this incident can report online at www.cumbria.police.uk/report-it, quoting incident number 28 of 1 January 2023. You can also phone on 101.
Alternatively you can contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.