Arrest made following racial abuse incident at Crown Hotel in Glastonbury

By Laura Linham

13th May 2024 | Local News

 Anyone who witnessed the incident or has relevant footage is urged to come forward to aid the police investigation.  (File photo)
Anyone who witnessed the incident or has relevant footage is urged to come forward to aid the police investigation. (File photo)

A serious disturbance at the Crown Hotel, Market Place, Glastonbury, led to the arrest of a 52-year-old man on the evening of May 12.

Police were called to the scene at approximately 9:05 PM after reports surfaced that a man was threatening and racially abusing individuals there.

Upon arrival, officers apprehended the individual, who is now facing charges of assault and racially-aggravated public order offences.

He is currently being held in police custody as investigations continue.

Authorities are seeking assistance from the public. Anyone who witnessed the incident or has relevant footage is urged to come forward to aid the police investigation.

Members of the community can contact the police by calling 101 and quoting reference 5224121380.

     

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