Man in hospital after being attacked while trying to break up fight in Islington

Police at the scene.

Police at the scene. - Credit: Archant

A man is in hospital with serious injuries after being attacked while trying to break up a fight.

Police were called to the junction of Union Square and Bevan Street just before 6.45pm yesterday after reports of a fight.

Officers and medics arrived and took a 27-year-old man to hospital with head injuries. Scotland Yard said today his injuries were not life-threatening or life-changing.

Witnesses told officers t hat three men armed with weapons were fighting and the victim had tried to break it up but was then attacked.

One man has been arrested on suspicion of GBH.


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Police are still making enquiries into the incident.

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