Gloucestershire

Man suffers fractured skull in Cheltenham assault

Cheltenham High Street crime scene
Image caption The front entrance of the Regent Arcade shopping centre has been cordoned off

Two men have been seriously assaulted in Cheltenham Town Centre.

One man suffered a fractured skull and is in a serious condition in Gloucestershire Royal hospital. The other man had his nose broken, police said.

It happened at 03:30 BST in the High Street outside Topshop.

A man has been arrested a man on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm is being questioned by Gloucestershire Police.

The front entrance of the Regent Arcade shopping centre has been cordoned off while an investigation takes place.

Image caption The assault happened at 03:30 BST in the town centre

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