Man suffers serious injuries in assault in Fenland town after trying to break up argument

A MAN was seriously assaulted in a Fenland town after trying to break up an argument in the street.

The assault took place near the Curry Cottage in Queen Street, Whittlesey, at 1.30am on Sunday (February 13).

A 20-year-old man stepped in after an argument broke out. The offender assaulted him and ran off towards the A605 away from the town centre.

The victim attended Peterborough District Hospital and was later discharged.

Police have appealed for witnesses to come forward. Pc Dave Marsh said: “We would like to hear from anyone who saw the assault took place or knows who may be responsible.”

CONTACT: Pc Marsh at March Police Station on 0345 456 4564 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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