Colchester: Man left with fractured eye socket and jaw after attack

A man was attacked in a Colchester nightclub

A man was attacked in a Colchester nightclub

A MAN was left with a fractured eye socket and jaw after being attacked in a nightclub in Colchester.

The man, in his 30s, was assaulted in the early hours of yesterday morning while inside Roberts nightclub in Vineyard Street.

He was taken to hospital shortly after the attack, which happened at around 1.05am, where the extent of his injuries were discovered.

A 27-year-old man, from Colchester, was arrested on suspicion of assault and bailed until June 10.

Anyone with information should call detectives at Colchester CID on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.