Man seriously injured outside Cannock pub

By Thomas Parkes | Cannock | Crime | Published:

An arrest has been made after a man was left with serious injuries during an incident at a pub in Cannock.

Littleton Arms in Cannock

Emergency services were called to the Littleton Arms, Stafford Road, early on Saturday morning.

Two ambulances, a paramedic officer and a MERIT trauma doctor attended the scene.

The 37-year-old man, who has not been identified, was treated at the scene before being taken to hospital.

Claire Brown, a spokeswoman for West Midlands Ambulance Service, said: "We were called to the Littleton Arms on the Stafford Road in Cannock at midnight on Saturday morning.

"Two ambulances, a paramedic officer and a MERIT trauma doctor attended the scene and treated a man who had sustained serious injuries before conveying him to hospital for further emergency treatment."

A spokeswoman for Staffordshire Police said: "A man has been arrested following an assault in Huntington in the early hours of Saturday morning.

"Police were called by colleagues at the ambulance service just after 12.05am to reports that a man had been assaulted on Stafford Road.

"The 37-year-old man was taken to New Cross Hospital by ambulance with a head injury.

"A 35-year-old man, from Cannock, was arrested later that morning on suspicion of assault grievous bodily harm. He has been released on bail pending further enquiries.

"Anyone with any information should message Staffordshire Police on Facebook or Twitter quoting incident number 5 of 18 January, call 101."

Thomas Parkes

By Thomas Parkes
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