Man attacked after asking for bus times

A MAN has been beaten up by a gang of yobs after he asked a group of women for bus times.

The 32-year-old was at a friend’s house in Shadyside, Hexthorpe, he approached the women who were at a party.

A group of men then joined in the conversation before attacking him for no reason, police said. He suffered a cut head as well as a swollen nose and left eye but did not require hospital treatment.

The assault happened at around 11.30pm on Thursday, June 2. Police only just released details this week.

Call 0114 220 2020 quoting incident number 19 of June 3 with information.