Northern Ireland

Man found unconscious in Belfast street

Police have appealed for information after a 34-year-old man was found unconscious in the vicinity of the Shankill Leisure Centre in Belfast.

The man, who is in a serious condition, was taken to hospital after being found at 07:30 BST on Sunday.

He had injuries to his head and face and may have lain in the street for some hours.

The man has been identified and his family are with him.

Police are trying to establish how the man came by his injuries. They have appealed to anyone who knows of his movements since 22:00 BST on Saturday to contact them.