Gainsborough

Man, 50, in critical condition after very serious assault in Gainsborough house

A 50-year-old man is in a critical condition after what police and witnesses are describing as “a very serious assault.”

The man was found at an address on Salisbury Street in Gainsborough at around 11.30am on Wednesday, May 24.

Anyone who may have seen or heard anything suspicious on the street overnight between May 23 and 24 should call Lincolnshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 171 of May 24.

People can provide confidential information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, quoting the same incident number.