UPDATE: Two more arrested in connection with Uttoxeter assault

Two more men have been arrested in connection with an assault in Uttoxeter in which a 42-year-old man sustained serious facial and head injuries.

The men, who are aged 30 and 26 and from the Uttoxeter area, were both arrested on January 6 on suspicion of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

A 45-year-old man from the Uttoxeter area was arrested on December 30 on suspicion of the same offence.

All three men are bailed to a date in February whilst further inquiries are carried out.

The assault took place in the early hours of December 30 in Uttoxeter town centre. Anyone with any information is asked to call 101, quoting incident 30 of December 30.

Author: sp24237

Communications Officer at Staffordshire Police