Third man arrested after assault on police officers in Wainfleet

A third man has been arrested following an assault on police officers.

Two men were arrested following an assault on police in Wainfleet.
Two men were arrested following an assault on police in Wainfleet.

Three officers were assaulted in the Market Place just after 5.35pm on Monday.

More officers were deployed, resulting in two of the suspects being arrested.

All three men - aged 20, 20 and a 22, from the Skegness area - have now been released on bail and investigations are ongoing.

Lincolnshire Police is appealing for information to assist in the investigation.

Email [email protected], putting the reference 306 of July 6 in the subject box.

Call the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference 306 of July 6.

Contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.