A YOUNG man was brutally beaten and left unconscious by four men of North African on the Paseo Maritimo in Palma in an attempt to rob him.
The events took place on Sunday morning at around 4 am, at the gates of two well-known establishments on Avenida Gabriel Roca.
It is reported that the victim left the establishment to get some air when he was surrounded by the men who began to beat him. When he was unconscious he was robbed of his belongings.
Some tourists came to help the man and called 112 who sent the police and an ambulance. The paramedics checked the man at the scene before transferring him to Son Llatzer Hospital.
National Police are investigating the incident and checking CCTV and taking witness statements in order to identify and apprehend the perpetrators.