UPDATED Man fighting for life following vicious attack Hoghton Street Southport May 3rd, 2014 admin Latest News Shares Comments UPDATED Man fighting for life following vicious attack Hoghton Street Southport UPDATE Saturday 3rd May Police forensics are on scene of yesterday’s assault in Hoghton Street, Southport. They arrived at 10:00am on Saturday morning (3rd May 2014) and are carrying out further examination of the crime scene. Police help a partly blind man around the scene. UPDATE Friday 2nd May Merseyside Police can confirm two men have been arrested following an incident in Southport earlier today (Friday, 2 May) Officers were called to Hoghton Street at about 1.15pm following reports that a man had been seriously assaulted by two other men. Emergency services attended and found a 24-year-old man with serious head injuries. He was taken to hospital where remains in a critical condition. Officers carried out a full search of the area and a short time later two men, aged 18 and 19, were arrested on suspicion of assault. Both men are in custody and are being questioned by officers. A full investigation into the incident is underway and enquiries are ongoing. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call police on 0151 777 3460 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Related Comments comments!