Woman arrested after man hit with a broom in city centre

Red Lion Street in Norwich on Saturday, May 16, 2020, a week after coronavirus lockdown restriction

Red Lion Street in Norwich on Saturday, May 16, 2020, a week after coronavirus lockdown restrictions were eased. Picture: Sophie Wyllie - Credit: Sophie Wyllie

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of common assault after a man was hit with a broom stick in the city centre. 

Members of the public saw a woman hitting a man with a broom in Red Lion Street. 

Officers later arrested a woman at around 10pm. 

A team from the Norwich East Safer Neighbourhood Team made the arrest while on their regular evening foot patrols.


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