Cheltenham baseball bat attack suspects bailed

Tewkesbury Road and Elm Street, Cheltenham
Image caption Police said a fight broke out between two groups of people, which led to a 27-year-old man being left with serious head injuries

Five people arrested after a man was attacked with a baseball bat in Cheltenham, have been released on bail.

The victim, 27, suffered serious head injuries in the assault near The Range store on Tewkesbury Road, at about 00:40 BST on Sunday.

He was taken to hospital where his condition "remains stable", police said.

Three men, aged 19, 20, and 21, and two boys, 17, all of Cheltenham, were held on suspicion of attempted murder.

They have all been bailed until 27 May.

Gloucestershire Police have appealed for anyone with any information about the attack to contact them.

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