Stornoway police are appealing for public help after an assault was reported in public toilets in Stornoway yesterday (Tuesday August 27th).

At 3.30pm yesterday a woman called police to report an assault within the public toilet on Perceval Square in the town centre.

The woman, who was not injured, was able to give a good description of her assailant, a man who quickly left the scene with another woman.

Police would like to hear from anyone who may have been in the area at 3.30pm yesterday and noticed a man and a woman entering or leaving the toilet. Anyone with information is asked to contact police on the non-emergency number 101, quoting incident number NH1185/19.