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Appeal following assault in #Cowes

Police are investigating a public order incident in Cowes in the early hours of this morning.

It led to a man being treated for a broken hand and fractured shoulder, and another man being treated for a fractured eye socket.

At around 2am this morning (Friday 16 March) police received a report of a number of men involved in a fight on Newport Road. The two men who received injuries have since left hospital where they were treated.

Three men from Cowes aged 27, 29, and 33, a 32 year-old man from Newport, and a 27 year-old man from Chale, have all been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm. They remain in custody at this time.

If you have any information relating to this case, please call 101 quoting reference ‘44180098785’, or contact Crimestoppers anonymously.