Four police officers assaulted after being called out to deal with fight in Northamptonshire hotel

Aviator Hotel at Sywell Aerodrome
Aviator Hotel at Sywell Aerodrome

Four Northamptonshire Police officers were injured after they were called out to deal with a fight at a hotel in Sywell.

Police were called to The Aviator Hotel at 7.50pm on Sunday night after reports of a fight at a private function.

A Northamptonshire Police spokesman said four officers were assaulted during the incident and one of them required medical treatment.

A 21-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault.

A Northants Police officer tweeted that an officer had been sent home after the incident.

Chief Constable Simon Edens tweeted that assaults on police officers would “never be acceptable.”.

He said: “Spoke to @NorthantsFCR about @NorthantsPolice officers who were assaulted on duty protecting our communities. This can never be acceptable.”