A teenager has been assaulted by a gang of youths in Bradford this afternoon.

The 17-year-old youth was approached by a group of teens in the Ivegate area before being thrown to the ground, punched and kicked.

He suffered bruising to his eye. Police were called at 12.30pm and are currently conducting enquiries in the city centre to trace those responsible.

They are appealing for witnesses to contact them on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800555111.