POLICE have released a picture of the shocking injuries suffered by a man who was attacked as he sat in his van in Quinton.

The victim was sat in his van waiting to pull away from traffic lights in Ridgeacre Road when he was attacked by the driver of a grey Seat at around 3.30pm on Wednesday February 3.

The suspect punched the victim to the left side of his face causing nasty cuts to his eye.

A spokesman for West Midlands Police said the force is appealing for information.

They said: "We’ve released images of the suspect’s car and the injuries sustained by the victim as part of our investigation and we’re appealing for anyone with information to get in touch.

"The suspect is described as white, aged in his 20s, 5ft 8ins tall with mousey brown hair.

"Contact us via Live Chat or call 101 anytime.

"To remain 100 per cent anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

"Please quote crime number: 20BW/32074K/21."