Man attacked with baseball bat in Wellingborough

A man was taken to hospital after he was beaten up with a baseball bat in Wellingborough.

Monday, 15th July 2019, 10:31 am
Police are investigating.

Police were called at about 7.20pm on July 2 after the incident in Masefield Close.

A 36-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault causing actual bodily harm. He has since been released under investigation.

The victim, a 58-year-old man, was taken to Kettering General Hospital. A police spokesman said he suffered three fractured ribs, two suspected fractured ribs and a broken finger.

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Police are investigating.

Witnesses or anyone with information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.