Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Man suffers serious head injuries in Hampshire attack

A 25-year-old man suffered serious head injuries in an attack in Hampshire, police have said.

A woman and two men were seen standing over the victim and repeatedly kicking him outside Fleming Park in Eastleigh.

The victim is receiving treatment at Southampton hospital following the assault, which happened at midnight.

Anyone with information about the attack, which took place as the victim was walking in Passfield Avenue, is asked to contact Hampshire police.

Detectives have been conducting house-to-house inquiries and a crime scene examination and search is being conducted.

Det Insp Martin Myers said: "This is an extremely nasty assault and we want to find those responsible quickly."

Police would also like to hear from motorists who may have seen the victim on the ground.

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