POLICE are appealing for information after two women were punched in Ebbw Vale on Friday 17th January.

Two women were walking along the A4046 near to Ebbw Vale bus station at around 3.05pm. A small blue car drove past them, stopped, and a woman got out of the front passenger seat and punched each of the women. The women were taken to hospital as a precautionary measure.

The offender is described as having red hair, a gap in her front teeth, and was wearing a blue jumper and jeans.

Anyone with information relating to this incident is asked to call 101 quoting log 307 17/01/14.