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Officers investigating a serious assault in Southampton have arrested two men.
The incident took place in Lower Bannister Street on Wednesday 2 March.
Between 10.50 and 11.20pm, a man in his 50s was assaulted by a group of three men using a glass bottle.
Earlier in the evening, the victim attended a Southampton vs West Ham United football match and then the Giddy Bridge pub on London Road.
The victim was left with serious injuries including a fractured skull and a brain bleed. He was taken to Southampton General Hospital but has since returned home.
A 27-year-old from Southampton was arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent and has been bailed with conditions until 28 June.
A 25-year-old from Southampton was also arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent and was released under investigation while enquiries continue.
Officers continue to appeal for witnesses to this incident and anyone with information can report it to us via 101, our website or through Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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