Man left with fractured eye socket after assault in Gosport

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TWO men have been arrested after a man was severely assaulted in Gosport on Sunday evening.

A 28-year-old man has been left with a fractured eye socket and a broken arm, after being chased by three men from Forton Road to Brougham Street at around 10.30pm on Sunday.

Hampshire police has arrested a 27-year-old man on suspicion of attempted GBH with intent, and a 23-year-old man on attempted wounding with intent.

The men, who are both Gosport residents, are being kept in custody.

Hampshire police is appealing for any witnesses to come forward.

Anyone who saw the events unfold is asked to call 101, quoting the crime reference number 44170460854.