POLICE are investigating a serious assault in Ellesmere Port.
A 45-year-old Rhyl man was attacked outside the Overpool Road shops at about 8.15pm on Friday, April 20.
He was taken to the Countess of Chester Hospital for treatment to a serious head injury.
A 26-year-old man was arrested in the hours that followed the incident but later released without charge.
Police are appealing for witnesses to call Cheshire Constabulary on 101, quoting incident 923 of April 20. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.