Man still fighting for his life after Sunderland attack

Roker Hotel, Roker, Sunderland.
Roker Hotel, Roker, Sunderland.
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A MAN is still fighting for his life after an attack outside a seafront hotel.

The 48-year-old victim, who is believed to be from the Whitburn area, suffered serious head injuries in the incident outside the Roker Hotel, on Sunday, July 24.

His condition is described as “critical, but stable”.

Rhys Iles, 28, of George Scott Street, South Shields, has appeared before Sunderland magistrates charged with malicious wounding in connection with the incident.