Cumbria Crack

Penrith man arrested after man hurt in Botchergate attack

The Griffin pub

Police are investigating an assault on Botchergate, Carlisle outside of The Griffin. The incident occurred on 20th September at approximately 10:40pm.

A man in his 40s was taken to the Cumberland Infirmary with a head injury which is not believed to be serious.

A Cumbria Police spokesman said: “A 25-year-old from Penrith was arrested on suspicion of actual bodily harm and released under investigation.”

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Police on 101, quoting incident number 250 of 20th September 2020. Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers, anonymously on 0800 555 111.