FRIDAY, JULY 27: Police last night found a Southampton man, 46, lying injured on the ground in the Horseshoe Road area of Southampton.

Police had responded to a report of an alleged assault just before 11pm.

The victim was taken to King Edward Memorial VII Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

A police statement read: “Inquiries into this incident are ongoing and any witnesses or anyone with any information, particularly anyone who may have been in the Horseshoe Road, Southampton area around the time of the alleged assault, is encouraged to contact the Somerset Criminal Investigation Unit on 234-1010.”