Man charged with Newark assault after video appeal

Police have released CCTV of the moment a man was assaulted in what appears to have been an unprovoked attack in a pub in Nottinghamshire. Full story here>>

Posted by West Bridgford Wire on Friday, June 23, 2017

A 47-year-old man has been charged in connection with an assault on another man inside the Muskham Ferry pub in Newark.

The victim had been enjoying a drink with his wife and three children on Saturday 17 June and had gone to the bar when he was pushed and then head butted.

James Townhill of Heysham Close in Lincoln was arrested and charged with assault on Saturday (1 July 2017) following a media appeal and will appear at Nottingham Magistrates Court on Monday 17 July.

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Police would like to thank all those who have come forward with information so far.

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Nottingham Magistrates Court
Nottingham Magistrates Court