Police ask for witnesses in assault in Banbury's Dog and Gun pub

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following an incident of assault which took place at a pub in Banbury.

Police have appealed for witnesses
Police have appealed for witnesses

Between 11pm - 11.30pm on Saturday, November 9, the victim, a 35-year-old man. was assaulted in the toilets of The Dog and Gun public house, in North Bar Street.

He was taken to hospital with head injuries and has since been discharged.

Investigating officer, PC Peter Butt-Gow, of Banbury police station, said: "I am appealing for witnesses to this incident, during which this man sustained head injuries requiring hospital treatment.

"If anyone was in The Dog and Gun public house at around the same time and saw anything relating to this incident, please get in touch with police.

"Anyone with information is asked to call 101, quoting 43190350737."

It is understood a 29-year-old man from Banbury has been arrested on suspicion of assault by beating in connection with this incident. He has been bailed until 7 December. However the police appeal still exists.