An appeal for witnesses has been made by police following six men being assaulted at a pub in Chorley on New Year’s Eve. Officers received a call to the Seven Stars on Eaves Lane at around 11pm on Wednesday 31st December following reports of a disturbance inside the pub.
Six men were assaulted during the incident and they received varying levels of injuries. These injuries included a 44 year old man who suffered a cracked rib, a 22 year old man who suffered a broken jaw which required surgery and a 21 year old man who sustained a bruised eye.
DC David Wainwright of South CID said ‘I would appeal to anyone who witnessed this incident or has any information that could assist with our enquiries to contact us.’
Four people have been charged with offences in connection with the incident.
Anybody who has got any information can get in touch with Lancashire Police on 101 quoting reference LC-20141231-1088.
Alternatively, people can get in touch with Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or they can go online at Crimestoppers-uk.org. There are no personal details taken, no information is traced or recorded and you will not go to court.