Man seriously injured in Nottingham assault remains critical in hospital

The number 27 bus stop ©

Police are appealing for the public’s help after a man was left with serious head injuries following an incident in Nottingham city centre.

It happened at about 2.40am yesterday (Saturday 16 March 2019) near the junction of Lower Parliament Street and Clumber Street, outside the Victoria Centre and near to the number 27 bus stop.

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A 21-year-old man remains in a critical but stable condition in hospital after sustaining serious head injuries.

Detective Inspector Ed Cook said: “We suspect this incident may be linked to a dispute over a taxi.

“There may have been taxi drivers present at the time of the incident and we’re appealing for them or anyone else who saw what happened to get in touch with us as soon as possible.

“We’re also urging any drivers who may have recorded dashcam footage of the incident to get in touch.”

Anyone who has any information about the incident is urged to call Nottinghamshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 144 of 16 March 2019, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.