Attempted murder investigation launched after man was stabbed in neck with broken glass in Aylesbury pub last night

Police are appealing for witnesses following violent attack

Tuesday, 22nd June 2021, 1:19 pm

An attempted murder investigation has been opened in Aylesbury after a man was hospitalised in a violent altercation last night (June 21).

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses who saw this chaotic bar fight.

At around 9.30pm, a man in his 20s was inside The Feathers in Kingsbury Square, when he tried to intervene in an altercation between two other men.

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Thames Valley Police launched an attempted murder investigation in Aylesbury
Thames Valley Police launched an attempted murder investigation in Aylesbury

One of the men then assaulted the victim with a piece of broken glass.

The victim sustained a wound to his neck and was taken to hospital where he remains in a stable condition.

A 23-year-old man from Aylesbury has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

A 20-year-old man, from High Wycombe and a 25-year-old woman, from Aylesbury, have been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.

All three remain in police custody.

Senior Investigating officer, Detective Inspector Simon Tyas, based at Aylesbury police station said: “I am appealing for anyone who witnessed this incident, or who has any information about what happened, to please come forward.

“We believe that this was an isolated incident and that there is no wider risk to the public.

“Anyone with information can contact police by making a report online or calling 101, please quote reference 43210273394.

“Alternatively, if you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111 or online.”