Arrests made after two people and police officer assaulted in Tipton

By Harriet Evans | Tipton | Crime | Published:

Arrests have been made after two people and a police officer were assaulted.

Police in Oval Road, Tipton, as two people and a police officer were assaulted. Picture: Facebook/Spotted Tipton

Officers were called to Oval Road, in Tipton, just after 9pm on Friday.

A 56-year-old woman and a 26-year-old man had suffered minor facial injuries

Both received treatment for their injures.

A 37-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of two counts of assault and remains in police custody.

A second man, aged 32, was also arrested on suspicion of assaulting a police officer as the first arrest was taking place.

He also remains in police custody.

The police officer only sustained a minor facial injury.

Enquiries into the incident continue and anyone with information is asked to contact police via Live Chat at 8am - midnight, or call 101 anytime.

Harriet Evans

By Harriet Evans
Community Reporter - @HarrietEvans_ES

Community Reporter at the Express & Star, covering the issues affecting young people across the Black Country and Staffordshire. Contact me at

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