Police are appealing for information after a man was attacked in Aberdeen city centre at the weekend.
The incident took place at around 10.30pm on Saturday, outside Cafe Bardot on Justice Mill Lane.
A 22-year-old man was assaulted and was later taken to hospital where he was treated for facial injuries.
Police are now attempting to trace a man in his late twenties in connection with the incident.
He is described as being around 5ft 8in, stocky, wearing a grey t-shirt with blue jeans and black trainers with short gelled brown hair.
The man also has a band tattoo around his left bicep.
Constable Gavin Fleming, of the Alcohol and Violence Reduction Unit, said: “Officers are carrying out inquiries into this incident and are viewing CCTV footage in an effort to gather information on the person responsible.
“There were a few people in the area at the time of the assault and I urge anyone who may have witnessed this incident or know of anyone who matches the description of the male to contact the police.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or via Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111.