Hereford & Worcester

Six youths arrested over disturbance in Pershore

Six teenagers have been arrested following an outbreak of disturbance in the centre of a Worcestershire town.

Police said officers were called to Broad Street in Pershore on Friday evening after a group of men were assaulted by a group of youths.

Five men suffered non-life-threatening injuries. One man, in his 40s, was taken to Worcestershire Royal Hospital for treatment.

The six youths have since been released on police bail, a spokesman said.

Two youths were arrested shortly after the incident, one was arrested in connection with the incident on Saturday and three more on Sunday, they added.

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