A teenager has suffered a serious head injury during an attack outside a fast food restaurant in a seaside town.
The 17-year-old boy was assaulted outside the Subway fast food outlet in Holdenhurst Road in Bournemouth at about 0200 GMT on Sunday.
He is now being treated at Poole Hospital, Dorset Police said.
A 20-year-old man, arrested in connection with the incident, is helping police with their inquiries. They want witnesses to get in contact.