POLICE attended St Chads Road and Berkley Terrace in Tilbury at around 11.30pm On Saturday, August 2, following reports that a man had been assaulted.
The victim, believed to be in his 20s, was in the street with cuts to his head. He declined hospital treatment.
It is believed there was an incident in the street just before involving a group of around five people.
Enquiries are continuing. Anybody with any information is asked to contact Essex Police on 101 or they can call independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.