A man has been left with serious facial injuries after trying to break up a fight in Burntwood.

The incident happened at around 11pm on May 23 after a kickboxing event at Burntwood Rugby Club.

The 47-year-old from Rugeley was attempting to split up a disturbance, but when he pulled a man away he was assaulted.

A Staffordshire Police spokesperson said: “The victim went home but later attended Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham for treatment to his jaw.”

Anyone who witnessed this incident is asked to contact police on 101, quoting incident number 252 of June 1.

Ross

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