A 19-YEAR-old man suffered serious facial injuries in an attack.
He was assaulted in Papermill Road, near the new Whinhill School, Greenock, just after 4am on Sunday.
Three or four males are thought to have been involved.
The victim was today still be treated at Inverclyde Royal Hospital although he may need to be transferred to hospital in Glasgow.
Police are treating the incident as a serious assault and urged any witnesses to call them on 01475 492500.
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