Man injured in metal bar assault in Gloucestershire
A 36-year-old man has been treated in hospital after he was attacked with a metal bar in Gloucestershire.
Police believe he was the victim of an attempted robbery at Watermoor Road, Cirencester, at 19:45 BST on Saturday.
He suffered injuries to his head, back and legs during the attack by a man who was in his 20s and around 5ft 9in.
Inspector Jon Smith said: "Offences of this nature are uncommon in the area and this incident is being treated very seriously."