Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Havant street attack: Arrested man released

The Parchment Makers pub Image copyright Google
Image caption The man, who had been walking away from the pub, was found unconscious near the Chilli and Lime restaurant

A man who was arrested over a vicious street attack has been released without charge.

The 23-year-old victim suffered a life-threatening head injury when he was beaten unconscious on West Street in Havant, Hampshire, late on Saturday.

A 41-year-old man from Portsmouth was arrested on suspicion of wounding and inflicting grievous bodily harm, but has since been released with no further action.

The victim remains in hospital.

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