POLICE have appealed for information about a serious assault in Exmouth that left a young man with a fractured skull.
As previously reported by the Echo, Jordan Kirby, 21, suffered a fractured skull while trying to break up a fight in the town centre at around 2.20am on Thursday, June 27.
The sports science student was punched twice in the face when he tried to separate two men fighting outside Lloyds Bank on the corner of the Strand.
Jordan's attacker is not thought to be one of the men involved in the fight, but a man in the vicinity of the incident.
The student was punched twice to the jaw and cheek, knocking him to the floor where he hit his head and fell unconscious. He was taken to the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital in an ambulance and the wound to his head required several stitches.
The suspect is medium build, with tattoos on his left arm, brown hair which is shaved at the sides. He was wearing dark blue jeans and a navy blue polo shirt with a yellow emblem on the chest. Call police on 101with reference KE/13/1438.