Man arrested after assault in Chipping Sodbury pub

January 21 2019
Man arrested after assault in Chipping Sodbury pub

A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of wounding after an assault in a busy Chipping Sodbury pub in the early hours of New Years’ Day.

The 26-year old man has been released under investigation by police after an incident at about 12.10am at the Portcullis on Horse Street.

A man received medical attention for an injury to his face.

Police say the pub was full at the time of the incident and anyone who has yet to come forward with information should call them on 101, quoting incident number 5219 000 006.

Afterwards management at the pub issued a statement urging anyone with information to contact the police and stressing: “We do not accept any sort of violence, whether that is inside or outside of our building.”