North Wales Police are appealing for the public's help after a taser was stolen from one of their officers.

The force said the officer was assaulted on Bangor High Street at 1:30pm on Thursday afternoon. They were not seriously hurt but the taser was stolen during the incident.

Five men have been arrested and are in police custody - but the taser is still unaccounted for.

The taser was stolen after a police officer was assaulted Credit: Google Maps

They have advised not to handle the taser if it is found and to call 999.