Peace-maker bottled in Christmas Eve bar brawl

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A MAN was hit with a bottle as he tried to break up a bar brawl on Christmas Eve.

A fight broke out between two men in Brooklands Bar, Bradford Road, Batley, at about 12.10am.

A third man standing by the toilets tried to intervene, but was attacked himself.

The victim, a 26-year-old from Tingley, was left with a small cut to his head.

The suspect was a white man aged between 20 and 40 who was wearing a checked shirt and a body warmer.

Any witnesses to the assault, or anyone with information, is asked to contact PC Sarah Lambert at the Batley Neighbourhood Policing Team via 101, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.