Just before 2.10pm on Thursday 22 October 2020 police were called to reports of an assault along the Bridgewater Canal path at Brookland’s bridge in Sale.

Police attended and enquiries established that a man, in his 30’s, had been assaulted by two men along the canal path.

The man was taken to hospital with minor injuries and has since been discharged

No arrests have been made and enquiries are ongoing.

Anyone with any information should contact police on 0161 856 7783 quoting incident number 1456 of 22/10/202