A man was struck on the head with a hammer yesterday afternoon amid a vicious daytime street brawl involving three men. 

The man gave his name only as Oscar to eyewitnesses before he fled from the scene without seeking assistance for his injuries. 

Police Scotland are now appealing to the public for assistance in tracing those involved in the fight, which occurred at around 3.40pm yesterday.

The force are urging anyone who may have witnessed the altercation, or anyone who knows the identity of Oscar to come forward. 

People can get in touch by calling 101 quoting the reference number CR: AC02460620.

The force is also asking for the man who was struck with the hammer to come forward.