Police in Kirkcaldy are appealing for witnesses after a man was attacked in the early hours of Saturday morning.
He was attacked at around 12.20am in Arran Crescent, before being taken to hospital with head injuries.
A Police Scotland spokesperson said: ""A 24-year-old man sustained injuries to his head during the attack and was taken to the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh, where he continues to be treated.
"Inquiries are ongoing to trace those responsible and anyone with information is asked to contact Kirkcaldy CID via 101 and quote incident number 096 of the 14th April.
"Alternatively, an anonymous report can be made to the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."