Police have arrested two women following two unrelated glass attacks at Nottinghamshire bars.
A man was taken to hospital after suffering significant blood loss after being struck in the head with a glass at And Why Not bar in Leeming Street, Mansfield, at around 12.30am today (Sunday 20 March). His injuries were not life-threatening.
Officers arrested a 38-year-old woman on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm in connection with the incident.
It follows a separate attack where a woman suffered cuts to her face when she was hit with a glass following an argument in Sasha’s bar, Front Street, Arnold, at around 11.40pm yesterday (Saturday 19 March).
The victim was taken to hospital for treatment but her injuries were not life-threatening.
A 27-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm.
Detective Sergeant James Flint, of Nottinghamshire Police, said: “Both of these incidents have resulted in people being arrested for a really serious offence.
“Glass attacks have the potential to cause serious harm and are treated really seriously by Nottinghamshire Police.
“Investigations into both incidents are continuing and I would urge anyone who saw them, or has video footage, to come forward as their information could be really helpful to the enquiries.”
Anyone with information is urged to contact Nottinghamshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 14 of 20 March 2022 in relation to the Mansfield incident, and quoting incident number 918 of 19 March in relation to the second incident.