Bourne man arrested after man is assaulted near The Broadway Theatre in Peterborough
A Bourne man has been arrested after a man was assaulted in Peterborough last night (Friday, January 10).
Officers were called at 9.31pm yesterday to reports of violence at The Broadway Theatre on Broadway.
A 45-year-old man was assaulted outside the theatre and suffered serious injuries as a result. He was taken to Peterborough City Hospital in a critical condition, where he remains.
A 42-year-old man from Bourne, Lincolnshire has been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm without intent and remains in custody at Thorpe Wood Police Station.
A cordon was put in place on Broadway while officers investigated, but this has now been lifted.
An investigation has been launched and officers are keen to hear from any witnesses who were in the area at the time.
Anyone with information is urged to call 101 or report online via www.cambs.police.uk/report quoting crime reference number 35/2491/20.
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