Three men arrested after violence near a Peterborough takeaway

Three men have been arrested after reports of violence outside a Peterborough takeaway last night (May 26).

Thursday, 27th May 2021, 11:49 am
Updated Thursday, 27th May 2021, 3:57 pm
Pollice outside Nite Bite on Central Avenue this morning (May 27).
Pollice outside Nite Bite on Central Avenue this morning (May 27).

Police were called to the scene near Nite Bite on Central Avenue, Dogsthorpe at just before 9:30pm on Wednesday night to reports of violence.

Once there they found that two men had suffered serious but not life-threatening injuries and were taken to Peterborough City Hospital as a result.

Three men were arrested in connection with the incident and remain in custody.

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Pollice outside Nite Bite on Central Avenue this morning (May 27).

The Police are appealing for anybody with any information to contact them.

A spokesperson for Cambridgeshire Police said: “We were called at 9.27pm yesterday (26 May) with reports of violence at Nite Bite, Central Avenue, Dogsthorpe.

“Two men, one in his 20s and one in his 30s, suffered serious but not life-threatening injuries and were taken to hospital.

“Three men were arrested in connection with the incident and remain in custody.

“An investigation has been launched and anyone with information is urged to contact police via their web chat service https://bit.ly/3vsiYDw or online forms at www.cambs.police.uk/report quoting crime reference 35/32506/21.

“Anyone without internet access should call 101. Always dial 999 in an emergency.”