Gloucestershire

Man held after boy hurt in gang attack in Gloucester

A 14-year-old boy is in hospital after being attacked by a gang armed with a bat, bottle and golf club in Gloucester.

Police said the teenager was assaulted by up to nine Asian men as he left the Europe Food store, in Barton Street, at about 1730 BST on Wednesday.

The boy, from Lydney, is being treated in hospital for serious head and hand injuries.

A 37-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm.

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