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Gun brandished in Oxford metal pole attack

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Image caption The brawl involved two groups of people and happened in Peregrine Road

A gun was reportedly brandished and a man attacked with a metal pole during a street fight in Oxford.

The brawl involved two groups of people and happened in Peregrine Road, Blackbird Leys, at about 19:20 BST on Tuesday.

Police said a man was assaulted with a metal pole and taken to hospital, while another man was reportedly brandishing the firearm.

Officers are hunting a white man in his mid-20s with light brown hair.

He was wearing a blue hooded top, grey tracksuit bottoms, and black trainers.

Det Insp Mike Roddy said the force has increased patrols in the area to reassure the community.

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