A WOMAN has been assaulted at a taxi rank in Saltcoats.

The 22-year-old was attacked between 11.45pm and 00.15am on Vernon Street.

Police have now launched an investigation into the incident which happened on Monday, September 30.

They are urging anyone with any information or who might have seen something to come forward.

A spokesperson for Police Scotland said: "Police in Saltcoats are appealing for witnesses after a 22-year-old woman was assaulted at the taxi rank on Vernon Street.

"Were you there or do you know those responsible?

"If so please contact Police on 101 quoting inc. 1815 of the 29/09"