GWENT Police are appealing for information following an assault on two people.

The incident happened at approximately 2.20am on Sunday, July 23 on the High Street in Newport.

During the assault, a 19-year-old man was allegedly punched, hit with a milk crate and the suspects stamped on his face.

A 19-year-old woman was also injured during the assault and it is believed both victims lost consciousness.

Officers are appealing for information to identify three men who they believe can help the police with their inquiries.

They are described as being in their twenties and were wearing fancy dress. Two of the men were dressed as Super Mario and Luigi. The costume worn by the third man is not known.

If anyone knows these men contact police on 101 quoting 84 23/7/17.