Man arrested after 15-year-old hurt in fight outside pub

Police outside the Wetherspoon pub in Dereham. Picture: Submitted

Police outside the Wetherspoon pub in Dereham. Picture: Submitted - Credit: Archant

A 33-year-old man has been arrested after a boy, 15, was injured in a fight outside a Wetherspoon pub.

Police attended the scene of a fight outside the Wetherspoon pub in Dereham. Picture: Submitted

Police attended the scene of a fight outside the Wetherspoon pub in Dereham. Picture: Submitted - Credit: Archant

Police were called to the Romany Rye in Church Street, Dereham, on Sunday evening just after 6.30pm.

A 15-year-old boy suffered a cut to the head during the incident and was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital for treatment.

A 33-year-old man was arrested in connection with the incident and has since been released on police bail until Sunday, April 5.

Police are now looking for witnesses to the assault. A spokesman said: 'It's believed a number of people were in the area at the time of the incident.'


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Anyone who may have witnessed the incident should contact PC Danielle Robinson at King's Lynn Police Investigation Centre on 101 quoting crime number 36/16974/20.

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