POLICE have traced the victim of an attack through a video was posted online.

Officers are now trying to identify the other person involved in the assault in Yeovil at around 7.30pm on Tuesday (March 31).

An Avon and Somerset Police spokesman said: "We’re aware video footage and pictures of an assault in Yeovil have been posted online.

"We’d like to reassure people we’re investigating the incident and have established the assault took place shortly before 7.30pm on Tuesday.

"Officers have identified the victim, a man in his 20s, and spoke with him last night to check on his welfare.

"Efforts to locate the other man involved are ongoing."