Mass brawl in Wellingborough town centre

A man has been charged after a mass brawl involving up to 30 people in Wellingborough's town centre.

Thursday, 2nd January 2020, 3:29 pm
Updated Thursday, 2nd January 2020, 3:30 pm
Up to 30 people were involved in the fight

Police were called to a large-scale fight in Silver Street at about 2.30am on New Year's Day with officers at the scene saying it involved between 20 and 30 people.

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Pepper spray and a baton was used to gain control of one person.

Since the incident 24-year-old John Mongan, of Cottenham near Cambridge, has been charged with being drunk and disorderly.

He will appear before magistrates on January 23.