Published: 16:17, 15 June 2021
| Updated: 19:17, 15 June 2021
A man in his 20s was left needing hospital treatment after he was attacked.
It happened at around 4.40pm on Monday in Lower Stone Street, Maidstone, near its junction with Mote Road.
The victim has since been discharged from Maidstone Hospital, while a man has today been arrested by police.
"It is alleged the victim, a man in his 20s, was assaulted by another man and fell to the ground," a police spokesman said.
"He was taken to hospital for treatment to head injuries and has since been discharged.
"Today, a man was arrested in connection with the incident and taken into custody."
It is understood the victim's injuries are not life-threatening.
A South East Coast Ambulance Service spokesman said: "I can confirm we attended the scene following reports of an assault, and one man was treated at the scene before being taken to Maidstone Hospital."
Officers are appealing for witnesses to contact the appeal line and are also asking drivers with dashcam to check for footage that may assist the investigation.
Anybody with information is urged to call Kent Police on 01622 604100, quoting reference 46/102622/21.
You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111, or by using the online form on their website.