POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a 21-year-old woman was allegedly head-butted in an incident in Ellacombe, Torquay.
The woman, from the Ellacombe Church Road area, was taken to the accident and emergency ward at Torbay Hospital by ambulance.
She was allegedly attacked outside the Londis shop in Ellacombe Church Road shortly before 1am on Monday.
Police said: "A 21-year-old woman was taken to Torbay Hospital. She had been head-butted and suffered a head injury.
Police are appealing for anyone with information to ring the 101 number quoting crime reference FT/13/451 or to contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or on-line at Crimestoppers-uk.org.
No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.
A 24-year-old man, from Torquay, was arrested at 1.10am and was helping police with their inquiries.