Ripon man knocked unconscious during fight outside Black Swan

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A Ripon man was left with serious head injuries after being knocked unconscious during a fight outside the Black Swan on Westgate on Sunday morning.

Police were called at around 2.25am on Sunday, July 17, after reports that a man had been found unconscious outside the Westgate pub.

Officers revealed that the 29-year-old man, from Ripon, had been punched in the head during a fight outside the pub and required paramedic treatment.

The man was taken to Leeds General Infirmary with injuries that are not believed to be life threatening.

A 29-year-old Ripon man was arrested at the scene and has been bailed pending further enquiries.