Northampton

Northampton arm-wrestler attacked with pool cue

Alleged attacked at Coopers Snooker hall Image copyright Northamptonshire Police
Image caption CCTV images of the alleged attacker have been released by police

A man was attacked with a pool cue during an arm wrestling match at a snooker club in Northampton.

The 28-year-old was competing at Coopers Snooker, Overstone Road, when he was punched on the head and hit with the cue by a spectator, police said.

The attack left the victim needing stitches to a head wound.

CCTV images of the man suspected of the attack, who in his late 20s with short ginger hair and a broad build. Police have appealed for witnesses.

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