Arrests over pub car park fight at charity event

A Googlemaps image of the Blackpole Inn
The incident in the pub's car park happened as the venue held a charity event [Google]

Two men have been arrested after a man in his 30s was left with a head wound following an altercation outside a pub.

The man was assaulted in the car park of the Blackpole Inn on Blackpole Road in Worcester between midnight and 01:00 BST, police said.

A 20-year-old man and another man, 23, have been held on suspicion of assault causing grievous bodily harm.

Det Insp Mark Walters said there was a charity event at the venue and called for witnesses to come forward.

Police said the man was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

The pub said its car park would remain closed for the rest of the day following incident.

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