Heavy police response to '˜assault' at Portsmouth pub

REPORTS of an assault at a pub sparked a police response.

Saturday, 25th June 2016, 2:23 pm
Updated Saturday, 25th June 2016, 3:33 pm
Police were called to an assault

An argument spilled outside of the Star and Garter pub in Copnor Road, Portsmouth, on Friday, The News understands.

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A Hampshire police spokeswoman said: ‘We were called to an assault at the Star and Garter pub on Copnor Road, Portsmouth, just after 11.15pm on Friday, June 24.

‘On police arrival no assault was in progress and no complaints were made.’

Officers will be talking to the licensee.