Police in Plymouth are appealing for witnesses to an assault that took place in the ‘Disco Room’ at Oceana nightclub, located in the Coxside area of the city.
The incident is thought to have taken place around 2.40am, in the early hours of Sunday October 7.
It is understood that a young man was punched from behind, causing temporary hearing loss.
The victim was taken to hospital where he was treated for a serious injury.
A police spokesman said, “This was a cowardly assault. There were a number of people in the vicinity at the time of the incident and I would urge them to contact us if they saw the incident or have any information about the assault.”
Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 quoting reference EC/12/9680.