Detectives step up hunt for witnesses after late-night pub brawl in Towcester

Police have launched a fresh appeal for help following a late-night brawl outside a Towcester town centre pub.

By Kevin Nicholls
Tuesday, 21st January 2020, 3:20 pm
Updated Tuesday, 21st January 2020, 3:21 pm

The punch-up happened outside the Brave Old Oak in Watling Street between 11.30pm on Saturday, October 19 and 1am on Sunday, October 20.

But detectives today circulated a new appeal for witnesses to the incident.

A Northamptonshire Police spokesman said: "A woman was outside the pub talking to a group of people when she was approached by another woman.

Police are investigating the late-night brawl outside the Brave Old Oak in Towcester.

"After a few minutes, a man who was with the second woman shouted at the victim and attempted to hit her. two men stepped in to protect her which sparked a mass brawl.

"Anyone with information or who may have seen this incident can call us on 101 quoting reference number 20000021711."