ESSEX Police are appealing for information following an assault in South Ockendon.
It was reported a man in his 20s sustained a slash wound to his face in Daiglen Drive at around 8.10pm on Saturday 3 August.
It followed an exchange of words with another man.
An 18 year-old man from South Ockendon has been arrested on suspicion of GBH with intent and is currently in custody.
If you saw anything, have CCTV or dash cam footage, or have any other information please call us on 101 quoting incident 1198 of 3 August or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.