Man arrested after serious assault victim suffers broken jaw

A 20-year-old man has been arrested following a serious assault in Frome. The incident happened in Trinity Street at around 8pm on Friday, June 14.

A 27-year-old man suffered serious facial injuries during the incident including a fractured jaw, which required surgery.

Avon and Somerset Police have confirmed they have now arrested a 20-year-old man in connection with the assault. He was arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent.

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According to a statement from Avon and Somerset Police he has been released on conditional bail for enquiries to continue.