Three arrested after fight in street

THREE people were arrested following a mass brawl involving weapons in broad daylight in the town centre.

The fight broke out between 9am and 10.30am on Devonshire Road between six people, some of who were using weapons.

Three people, two men and a woman, were treated for minor injuries.

Three other people were arrested, a 15-year-old boy and two 18-year-old men, were arrested for robbery, affray and possession of an offensive weapon. They were all released on bail until December 7 while investigations continue.

Detective constable Julian Stokes said: “We are appealing for anyone who was in the area at the time and might have seen the fight taking place. Please get in touch with us on 101. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.