Police Scotland are investigating a serious assault in Perth.

A spokesperson from Police Scotland said: “Police Scotland are currently investigating a serious assault that occurred in South Street area of Perth around 01:20 hours this morning (Sunday 3rd June). The 35 year old male victim sustained injuries to his head and body and is currently being treated in Ninewells Hospital, Dundee.

It is believed that three suspects were involved in the incident and anybody who witnessed the assault, or has any information in relation to it are asked to contact Police Scotland on 101.”