Police are appealing for information following an assault in Colchester which has left a man in a life-threatening condition.
Two men were involved in an altercation in Gardenia Walk at around 5.30pm on Wednesday, May 17.
A man in his 50s was assaulted. He suffered serious head injuries and is currently in a life-threatening condition in hospital.
A 41 year-old man from Colchester has been arrested on suspicion of GBH. He was taken to Colchester police station where he remains in custody.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information about it is asked to contact Colchester CID on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.