Stoke & Staffordshire

Four arrests after attack on man in Penkhull

Four people have been arrested after an attack on a man in Stoke-on-Trent.

Armed officers from Staffordshire Police were called to a property in Newcastle Lane, Penkhull, at about 05:20 GMT.

Police said a 31-year-old man from the area had been taken to hospital with a broken nose and facial injuries.

Four men, aged between 22 and 29, have been arrested and remain in custody. Police said a number of air weapons had been taken from the property.

Officers added an area of Newcastle Lane was cordoned off for forensic tests.

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