Police and ambulance crews were called to Arctic Road in Cowes at around 03:45 on Sunday morning after a 27-year-old male was assaulted and robbed near to the UKSA sailing centre. The victim had both his wallet and mobile phone stolen during the assault, which left him in hospital.
Police are now appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. Anyone with information should contact Newport CID on 101 quoting 44150174517. Information can be given anonymously by calling the charity Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111.