A MAN was knocked unconscious during a violent incident at a pub.

It happened at The New Globe Inn in Yorkersgate, Malton, at about 10.45pm on Thursday.

The 21-year-old was taken to hospital where he was treated before being discharged.

North Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses, and in particular, anyone with information about how the incident started and the identities of those involved.

Anyone with information should phone on 101, select option two, and ask for Ben Stanyon. You can also email Ben.Stanyon857@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

If you wish to remain anonymous, phone Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, quoting reference number 12200135313.