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Three arrested after family racially assaulted outside Northampton restaurant

Officers say it was a "deplorable" attack and are appealing for witnesses. Credit: Google maps

Three men have been arrested after a family were racially abused and assaulted when leaving a restaurant in Northampton.

It happened outside Bella Italia in Sixfields around 9 o'clock on Friday night (January 26).

The men attacked two teenage boys and their parents leaving the family of four all needing hospital treatment.

It is also alleged that racial abuse was shouted at the family during the incident.

Three men, aged, 21, 22 and 31 have been arrested in connection with the incident.