MONDAY, AUGUST 6: Detectives have arrested two men in connection with a vicious robbery that took place on Saturday afternoon in Rambling Lane in Pembroke.

A 33-year-old man was set upon by four men who beat him with a piece of wood and smashed a bottle over his head.

The attack took place in front of the victim’s two young sons and the robbers stole jewellery before fleeing the scene.

The victim was rushed to hospital and is currently in a serious condition in the Intensive Care Unit with severe head injuries.

Anyone who may have seen this incident or who may any information as to the identity of the culprits are asked to contact Central CIU on 2950011 or the confidential Crime Stoppers hotline on 800 8477.