Charges after pub incident

Seven Stars pub, Eaves Lane, Chorley
Seven Stars pub, Eaves Lane, Chorley
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A number of people were injured following a New Year’s Eve pub disturbance

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after six men were allegedly assaulted at the pub.

Officers were called to the Seven Stars, Eaves Lane, Chorley, at around 11pm on Wednesday, December 31, following reports of a disturbance inside the pub.

Six men were assaulted during the incident and received varying levels of injury.

These included a 44 year old man who suffered a cracked rib, a 22 year old man who suffered a broken jaw which required surgery and a 21 year old man who sustained a bruised eye.

DC David Wainwright, of South CID, said: “I would appeal to anyone who witnessed this incident or has any information that could assist with our enquiries to contact us.”

Four people have been charged with offences in connection with the incident.Anyone with information can contact Lancashire Police on 101 quoting reference LC-20141231-1088.

Alternatively, they can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.