Piccadilly Gardens fight: Three Sheffield men arrested

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Image caption Police said officers are continuing to examine CCTV and other filmed footage of the fight in Piccadilly Gardens

Three men have been arrested after a large brawl between two groups of men in front of shoppers in Piccadilly Gardens.

About 15 men were involved in the fight in Manchester city centre at about 15:00 BST on 31 May. Greater Manchester Police said racial language was used.

The men, aged 25, 26 and 29 and all from the Sheffield area, were held for violent disorder offences.

There were no reports of any injuries following the fight.

Ch Insp Faz Zaman said "further arrests" would follow and anyone who filmed the fight on a mobile phone should get in touch.

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