Man in hospital after attack near Annan

A man's being treated in hospital for cuts after being attacked at a house near Annan.

Police say the 23 year old sustained "multiple lacerations" but have not released more details.

The incident happened around 7pm yesterday in a house in Three Trees at Newbie.

He's being treated at the Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary and his condition is not considered to be life threatening.

Police are appealing for witnesses and are trying to trace the driver of a small red or orange coloured hatchback car which was seen in the area.