7th Dec, 2016

Four arrested after Evesham violence

Evesham Editorial 28th May, 2016 Updated: 20th Oct, 2016

A MAN, WOMAN and two teenagers were arrested following disorder in four Evesham streets in and around Oak Tree Close.

West Mercia Police received a number of calls from concerned residents in and around Oak Tree Close regarding a group of young people seen in the area between 3.40pm and 4pm on Thursday (May 26).

The group were initially spotted on Battleton Road, then along Four Pools Lane before progressing down a footpath onto Davies Road and ended up on Oak Tree Close where officers attended the scene.

Concerned residents believed the group were shouting threats and carrying objects, described as wooden poles and blades.

Officers attended the scene and arrested four people.

A 27 year-old-woman, a 22 year-old-man and two 16-year-olds have been bailed until Sunday, June 26.

Anyone with information on the incident can call 101 quoting incident number 455s of Thursday 26 May or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers.org.uk .