A MAN was left with a fractured eye socket and a chipped tooth after an assault in Taunton.

Police are appealing for witnesses and any mobile phone footage showing the incident, which happened at around 2.30am on Sunday, October 31, in North Street, at the junction with Mill Lane.

"The victim, a 25-year-old man, was punched in the face by two other men, suffering a fractured eye socket and a chipped tooth," said an Avon and Somerset Police spokesperson.

"The offenders are described as white, of slim build, in their teens, and wearing hooded tops.

"They walked off in the direction of Goodland Gardens after the assault."

If you saw this incident, or have information on who was responsible, contact police on 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5221255765.