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UPDATED: Three arrested in connection with Islington assault

News   •   Aug 29, 2019 15:27 BST

Detectives investigating an assault in Islington have arrested three people.

At around 02:00hrs on Saturday, 17 August, a man, aged in his 30s, was approached outside The Lexington public house on Pentonville Road, N1.

The man was assaulted by four male suspects. When the victim’s friends attempted to intervene, they were also assaulted.

None of those injured required hospital treatment or London Ambulance Service.

Three men aged 39 [A], 34 [B] and 29 [C] were arrested today, Thursday, 29 August, after they attended a north London police station.

All three were arrested on suspicion of violent disorder and assault occasioning actual bodily harm.

All three have been released on bail until a date in late September. A file has been passed to the Crown Prosecution Service.