Cumbria Crack

Police probe after two men assaulted in Penrith

Picture: Raymond Forster

Two men were assaulted by four others last night in Penrith, with one of the attackers reported to be carrying a crowbar.

Police are investigating the incident of disorder, which happened at around 9pm on Brunswick Road, near  the junction to Brunswick Terrace.

One of the offenders was carrying a crowbar and reportedly swung this at one of the victims. The incident resulted in no injuries to any person.

Officers are appealing for witnesses to the incident to contact police.

Anyone with information should contact 101 and ask to speak to PC 2778 Haigh, quoting incident number 213 of 26 February.

Alternatively, contact the Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.