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Two teenagers arrested after man is seriously assaulted in Wellingborough

Two teenagers have been arrested after a man was seriously assaulted in Wellingborough yesterday evening (Thursday, June 21).

The 17-year-old's are currently being questioned. The man’s injuries are not life-threatening.

We are investigating an incident that happened last night in the Wellingborough area in which a man was seriously assaulted.

We're still trying to establish what exactly happened but I'd be interested in speaking to anyone who may have heard a gunshot in the area between 7pm and 8pm or anyone who witnessed anything suspicious around the time.

Finally, I'd like to reassure the public that we believe this to be an isolated incident and there is no wider danger to members of the public."

– Detective Inspector Emma Nealon

Police release CCTV image after pub attack on a woman

Police in Northamptonshire have released a CCTV image of a man they want to trace following a attack on a woman. Credit: Northamptonshire Police

Police in Northamptonshire have released a CCTV image of a man they want to trace following a attack on a woman outside a bar in Wellingborough.

They are asking for the public’s help to identify a man who they believe may have information about the assault in Market Street in May.

The incident happened at about 2.30am on Saturday 12 May when a woman was assaulted by a man as she was sitting on a bench outside Raffs Bar. She suffered cuts and bruises and a broken wrist.

Officers believe the man may have information to help with the investigation and are asking him or anyone who recognises him to contact police. The incident happened during the weekend of the Waendal Walk and it is possible the man may be from out of the area.

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