A CIRENCESTER teenager suffered a broken jaw after he was reportedly assaulted by an unknown attacker near to a kebab van.

The 19-year-old man told police officers he was attacked by the van in Tetbury Road, Cirencester, at around 4am on Sunday, August 26.

The teenager, who suffered a broken jaw, was found to be in an intoxicated state by police officers and he was taken by ambulance to Great Western Hospital in Swindon.

Police would like to hear from any witnesses who may have seen the alleged assault or incidents leading up to it.

Contact 101, quoting incident number 106 of August 26.