Police appeal as two men are hospitalised following disorder in Polesworth

Monday, 14th October 2019

POLICE are calling for help from the public after disorder involving a group of people left two men in their 20s in hospital.

Police officers and paramedics went to the scene of the disorder at 12.04 am yesterday (Sunday 13 October).

Detectives believe the disorder started in the Spread Eagle Public House in High Street, Polesworth before spilling out on to the road.

The two men were taken to hospital with head injuries. Their injuries are not thought to be life-threatening or life-changing.

A 30-year-old man from the Tamworth area was arrested on suspicion of assault in connection with the incident.

Police believe there are several witnesses, some of whom intervened to try to break up the disorder.

Detectives investigating the incident are keen to speak to anyone who may have seen what happened, and the events leading up to the disorder.

They are particularly interested in speaking with anyone who may have captured footage or images on their mobile phone.

Anybody with information can contact Warwickshire Police on 101, quoting incident 1 of 13 October 2019.

You can also report information about crime by contacting the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded, and you will not go to court.