Arrest made after man struck with bottle in Bolehall

Thursday, 17th January 2019

A MAN has been arrested following an assault in Bolehall last night (16 January) which left another man in hospital.

Officers were called to an address on Ferrers Road at around 8.55pm following reports of an altercation which resulted in a man being struck with a glass bottle.

The victim, a 22-year-old man from Tamworth, was taken to Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield with head and facial injuries.

A 32-year-old man from Tamworth was arrested at the scene on suspicion of assault grievous bodily harm. He remains in police custody and enquiries are on-going.

Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to call Staffordshire Police on 101 quoting incident 694 of 16 January.