Men injured in two violent Oswestry incidents on same night

By Rory Smith | Oswestry | Crime | Published:

Two men were injured during two violent Oswestry incidents on the same day.

One of the attacks happened at the junction of Leg Street, Cross Street and Oswald Road in Oswestry. Photo: Google

A man in his 50s suffered a fractured jaw when he was attacked by a group of men and women on Saturday.

The incident happened around 9.20pm at the crossroads of Leg Street, Cross Street and Oswald Road.

The 52-year-old man's jaw was fractured during an assault following a verbal altercation, West Mercia Police said.

Officers are carrying out enquiries and are appealing for information.

In a second incident a man suffered an eye injury outside the Ye Olde Vaults in Church Street.

Anyone with information about either incident should contact police on 101or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800555111 or

Rory Smith

By Rory Smith
Reporter - @rorysmith_star

Senior reporter based at the Shropshire Star's head office in Ketley, Telford.

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