POLICE are appealing for help after a man was found with head injuries.
The 39-year-old man was discovered in Burnhope Way, Peterlee, at around 2.30am on Sunday.
The man was taken to the University Hospital of North Tees in Stockton, but his injuries are not thought to be life threatening.
Police are now asking anyone who may have any information about the incident to call Detective constable Rachael Austin, at Peterlee CID, on (0191) 3752611. Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.