A MAN suffered serious injuries and was knocked unconscious in an assault in York this weekend.

The 33-year-old man, from Scotland, was attacked in North Street at about 11.35pm on Saturday, and suffered a broken nose and a fractured cheek bone.

North Yorkshire Police said a member of the public phoned an ambulance for the injured man, and officers want to speak to them, or anyone else who was in the area when the attack took place.

Anyone with information should phone 101, email alan.collier@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk or phone Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.