Man assaulted in Oakham High Street
Detectives are investigating an assault which happened earlier today (Friday, August 27).
Police received a call at 2.11am to an incident in High Street, Oakham, and found a man in the street with head injuries.
He has been taken to hospital where he remains in a stable condition.
Two 18-year-old men have been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent, with one of them also being arrested on suspicion of possession of an offensive weapon. They are both in police custody.
Officers are appealing for anyone who witnessed the assault or the circumstances leading up to it to get in touch.
Anyone who has any information which could help the investigation should contact Leicestershire Police on 101 quoting incident 21*497761.