DETECTIVES have appealed for witnesses after a young man was assaulted in Greenock town centre early today (Sunday).
Police say the 20-year-old was the victim of a “violent, sustained” attack outside Word Up on Dalrymple Street around 2.45am.
The serious assault continued as the man lay on the ground.
He was taken to hospital for treatment.
The attacker was in his late teens/early 20s, with dark hair, shaved on both sides. He was wearing a dark jumper, light trousers and white trainers.
Witnesses are urged to call police on 101.