Two taken to hospital after alleged Holsworthy assault

Joseph Bulmer

TWO men were taken to hospital after an apparently unprovoked attack in Holsworthy during the early hours of Saturday morning. The pair were assaulted at or near St Peter s Parish Church in North Road at around 1.45am. Police said the victims are unable t

TWO men were taken to hospital after an apparently unprovoked attack in Holsworthy during the early hours of Saturday morning.

The pair were assaulted at or near St Peter's Parish Church in North Road at around 1.45am.

Police said the victims are unable to provide a full account of what happened at this time, but it is believed beer bottles may have been used in the alleged assault.

Both men received facial and head injuries and were taken to the North Devon District Hospital for treatment but later released.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information is asked to contact the police on 08452 777444, quoting police incident number CH/10/265.

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