Update: Two men bailed in connection with Sprowston Road attack
21:35 13 May 2014
Archant Norfolk 2014
Two men arrested after a man was found outside a Norwich pub with a serious head injury have been released on police bail.
Police were called to the Prince of Denmark pub in Sprowston Road at about 10.50pm last night, Monday, May 12, to reports that a man had been seriously assaulted.
The victim, a man in his 50s from Norwich, was initially taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital but later transferred to Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge.
His condition had been described as critical, but is now serious but stable.
Two men, aged 39 and 26, both from the Norwich area, were arrested on suspicion of assault causing grievous bodily harm, with both to answer their bail at Wymondham Police Investigation Centre on June 11.
Police have launched an investigation into the assault and any witnesses are asked to contact Bethel Street CID on 101.