Two teenagers arrested after assault leaves victim in critical condition

The serious assault took place outside the Moon and Starfish pub. Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

The serious assault took place outside the Moon and Starfish pub. Picture: GOOGLE MAPS - Credit: GOOGLE MAPS

Two 18-year-old men have been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm following an attack outside a pub which left a victim with a serious head injury.

The victim, a man in his 20s, was assaulted at around 2.40am on Sunday, November 10 outside the Moon and Starfish pub in Clacton, near to Tubby Isaacs fish bar.

He was approached by a group of men who punched the victim and kicked him several times when he was on the floor leaving him hospitalised in a critical but stable condition.

An 18-year-old man from Holland-on-Sea and an 18-year-old man from Clacton have both handed themselves in to Clacton police station today (Monday, November 11), where they were arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm and remain in custody for questioning.

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