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Officer assaulted with glass during Warwick Mop Fair

Old Square, Warwick Image copyright Google
Image caption A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of criminal damage

A police officer was assaulted with glass during a disturbance in Warwick during the annual Mop Fair.

A large disturbance broke out in Old Square just before 22:00 BST on Friday, police said.

The officer sustained minor injuries when they were attacked with a piece of glass. A number of windows were also broken.

A 17-year-old boy from Warwick has been arrested on suspicion of criminal damage and is in custody.

Warwickshire Police appealed for witnesses to contact them.

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