Police appeal after assault

SCARBOROUGH police are appealing for the public’s assistance following a serious assault in Huntriss Row, near to the Vivaz nightclub when a 26-year-old local man was assaulted.

As a result of the attack at about 1.50am yesterday, the victim was knocked unconscious. He was taken by ambulance to Scarborough District Hospital where he was treated for facial injuries.

A 20-year-old local man was arrested in connection with the assault and has now been released on police bail while enquiries continue.

If you can assist the investigation, contact the duty sergeant on 0845 6060 247 quoting reference number 12110075653.