A MAN is in a life-threatening condition in hospital after suffering a serious head injury in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Officers are appealing for witnesses after the 20-year-old man was found at around 2.30am on Peel Street before being taken to hospital.

Police are investigating how the man sustained his injuries, and believe he had left the Che Bar and was heading towards the town centre before being found near Stereo.

Anyone with information should call 101 and quote incident 216 of November 12 2017.