Man left with serious head injuries after Whitby assault

Police are appealing for witnesses Credit: PA

Police are appealing for witnesses after an assault that left a 51-year-old man with serious head injuries.

An altercation occurred between two men at the Windmill Inn, Stainsacre Lane in Whitby at around 8pm, on 8 September.

The victim was taken by ambulance to James Cook Hospital.

A 48-year-old man from Whitby has been arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent and has been released on conditional bail.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101.