Northern Territory Police are calling for witnesses following an aggravated assault in Darwin City overnight.
At around 11pm, two men were engaged in an argument on Cavenagh Street when a 34-year-old man was allegedly assaulted.
Police and St John Ambulance located the victim near a bank on Smith Street. He was taken to Royal Darwin Hospital suffering a significant injury.
Serious Crime detectives continue to investigate the matter.
Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or was in the area the time of the assault, is urged to contact policed on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000. Please quote reference number 9579790.