POLICE are appealing for information after a man assaulted a woman and damaged her car in Philips Road, Wilton, on Wednesday.

The incident took place at some point between 4pm and 5.30pm.The victim, a 43-year-old woman, was not seriously injured.

A 30-year-old local man was arrested on suspicion of assault and criminal damage and released on bail pending further inquiries.

Officers would particularly like to speak to a dog walker who passed by during the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Investigator Denise Paffett at Salisbury Police Station on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.