Man suffers broken jaw in football club brawl

All your travel, crime and breaking news for Suffolk and Essex Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

All your travel, crime and breaking news for Suffolk and Essex Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

The man was punched in the face at Harwich and Parkeston Football Club, in Main Road, Harwich, at around 1am on Sunday, June 23.

The attack followed a disturbance at the clubhouse after a man became aggressive to staff when he was asked to leave the building.

The man became threatening, with three people in total being assaulted.

Officers arrested a 19-year-old man from Harwich on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent, actual bodily harm and common assault.

He has been released on bail until Wednesday, July 31.


You may also want to watch:


Anyone with information is asked to call Clacton CID on 101 quoting crime reference 42/102511/19 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter