A WOMAN needed hospital treatment after a gang entered her Herefordshire home and assaulted her. The woman was at her house in Withies Close, Withington, when she was visited by about six people, sometime between 8pm and 11pm, on Tuesday, September 2.

Two cars are believed to have sped away from the area following the assault. The woman's injuries are not believed to be serious.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or DC Roger Warley at Hereford CID on 08457 444888.