Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Redruth.
The incident was reported to have taken place at around 11.25pm on Saturday 1 June on Penryn Street, on the pavement by the old church.
The victim, a man in his 60s, was assaulted by a man who reported punched him, knocking him unconscious. He was taken to Treliske hospital to receive treatment for a serious head injury.
The offender was a white male, around 6ft tall, of normal build with short dark hair which was shaved around the back and sides. The offender was wearing a dark coloured short sleeved t-shirt, dark jeans and shoes.
Police are particularly keen to speak to the driver of a light coloured convertible car which stopped and assisted the victim.
If anyone witnessed this incident or has any information regarding the incident please contact the police on 101 quoting CR/048534/19.
Alternatively information can be provided anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)