Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Harlow.
The victim, a man in his 20s, was assaulted by three men in a car park in Broadley Road at around 12.30am yesterday.
He was left with bruising to his face and a fractured eye socket.
The incident followed a disturbance in a nearby pub.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Essex Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.