Man fighting for his life after Southampton Pub attack

Police are appealing for witnesses after a serious assault outside the Encore pub in Southampton last night.

A 29-year-old man sustained head and neck injuries in Commercial Road between 12.30am and 1am on Saturday 22 July.

He is being treated at Southampton General Hospital and his condition is life threatening.

A 27-year-old man received minor injuries.

Police believe at least two men carried out the assault on the victims.

If you were in the area at the time – maybe waiting for a taxi home – and saw anything, please call 101 quoting 44170281379.