A MAN suffered a fractured jaw after he was assaulted getting out of a taxi in Ellesmere Port.

The 35-year-old victim from Manchester, who has undergone lengthy medical treatment, was punched in the face between 12.30-1am on Saturday, December 13.

He does not know where the assault took place but had been travelling in the cab from Chester with a girl known to him as Nicky.

The attacker is described as 5ft 10ins, of medium build, with a shaved head. He was dressed casually in T-shirt and jeans.

If you witnessed the attack of have any information call DC Stuart Thomas on 0845 458 0000 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.