Six arrests after street fight in broad daylight

Thames Valley Police are appealing for witnesses Credit: PA

Police are appealing for witnesses following a violent disorder in Banbury on Saturday.

Thames Valley Police officers were called to the Middleton Road area of Banbury at around 5pm to reports of a number of men fighting with weapons.

Two men attended the John Radcliffe Hospital for injuries.

One man has been discharged and one remains in a stable condition in hospital, his injuries are not believed to be life changing or life threatening.

Senior Investigating officer, Detective Inspector Jim Holmes of Force CID based at Banbury police station, said: “We are appealing for witnesses to come forward following this isolated incident of disorder and we believe the men involved were known to each other.

“This incident happened in a busy street and a number of people would have witnessed it.

Six men in their twenties and thirties remain in custody on assault charges.