A 'nasty' assault has taken place in Malvern leaving the male victim in hospital as two are arrested.

The assault happened in the early hours of this morning (Friday) in Malvern.

A man and woman have been arrested in connection with the alleged attack.

A spokesperson for West Mercia Police said: "Following a nasty assault in the early hours of this morning that has left one man in hospital, a man and woman from Malvern have been arrested and are currently in police custody."

We have requested further details from West Mercia Police including the location in Malvern where the assault and the condition of the victim.