Nottingham

Newark attack suspects arrested

Five people have been arrested after a man was seriously injured in an attack in a Nottinghamshire town.

The 31-year-old was attacked by a group of men just before 0600 BST on Wednesday at the rear of Friary Villas, off Sleaford Road, in Newark.

He was taken to Lincoln County Hospital where he remains in a serious but stable condition.

The five men, aged between 20 and 40, and from the Newark area, are being questioned by detectives.

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