Shocking gang attack leaves man in hospital

Union Street Market Rasen Crime Scene
Union Street Market Rasen Crime Scene

A man is in hospital with head and leg injuries after being repeatedly hit with a weapon during a gang attack in a Market Rasen street.

The 42-year-old Market Rasen man was attacked with what is thought to be a metal bar 
in Union Street between 7.30am and 7.40am on Saturday.

Police have arrested a 19-year-old local woman and five local males, aged 27, 22, 38, 16, and 25, on suspicion of GBH.

Special crime scene investigators cordoned off both Union Street and 
Chapel Street for most of the day.

Windows were smashed in both streets and a trail of blood could be seen along Union Street.

Police enquiries are ongoing and the six people arrested have been bailed until the end of the 

The 42-year-old man is not in a life-threatening condition but is being treated at Lincoln County Hospital.