A man suffered head injuries after being set upon by three men outside a pub.
The victim, in his 50s, was attacked in West Street, Harrietsham, near the Roebuck Inn at 11.40pm last night.
The man was taken to hospital by ambulance crews and treated for head injuries.
It is not thought any of his injuries are life-threatening.
A police spokesman said: "Nobody has been arrested at this stage and enquiries are ongoing.
"Anyone who witnessed the incident should call us on 01622 604100 quoting reference 28-1922."