Nottingham fight: Police ask for more time to question 19 men

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Image caption The brawl broke out on Broxtowe Lane in Aspley, Nottingham, on Tuesday.

Police have applied for more time to interview 19 men arrested after a large-scale fight in the street.

One man remains in a critical condition in hospital in Nottingham after the brawl in the Aspley area of the city at about 23:45 GMT on Tuesday.

Police said weapons were thought to have been used in the fight outside a takeaway but there was "no indication" firearms were used.

Broxtowe Lane was closed for several hours for forensic searches.

Two other injured men, who were treated at Queen's Medical Centre, have been discharged.

The 19 men arrested on suspicion of violent disorder will remain in police custody until Friday.

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