Detectives have issued CCTV images of two men they wish to speak to in connection with a serious assault in Sutton, St Helens today, Monday, 18 May.
At around 2.30pm, emergency services were called to Sutton Road following reports a 29-year-old man was unconscious after being assaulted.
He was taken to hospital for treatment to a head injury, where he remains in a serious but stable condition.
An investigation is underway and detectives are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.
Detective Sergeant Leanne Toole said: “This assault has left a man with serious injuries and we are carrying out a number of enquiries to establish the full circumstances and locate those responsible.
“We are particularly keen to speak to the men pictured as we believe they could have vital information to assist the investigation and would ask them, or anyone who recognises them, to please come forward.
“If you were in the Sutton Road area this afternoon and witnessed the assault, anyone making off from the scene, or have any CCTV or dashcam footage, please let us know.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact @MerPolCC, 101 quoting ref. 20000285927 or @CrimestoppersUK, anonymously on 0800 555 111.