Disorder at Sporting event at Black-E, Liverpool
- CCTV Appeal
MERSEYSIDE Police Detectives investigating disorder during
a sports event in Liverpool City Centre have issued images of 12 people they
would like to speak to. At around 9.05pm, on Saturday, 4 March 2017, calls were
received of spectators fighting during an organised Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) and
boxing event, at The Black-E venue, on Great George Street.
Various reports indicated that at least 20 people were involved and that bottles
had been thrown. The incident began inside the venue, but is believed to have
spilled outside onto the street.
Police and ambulance attended and 2 men in their 30's were taken to Hospital
with none life threatening head and facial injuries.
CCTV, witness and forensic enquiries have been carried out to
establish the full circumstances of the incident and Officers have issued
photographs of 12 males who they believe could assist with their investigation.
Anyone who recognises the males, or the males themselves, are asked to contact
Merseyside Police on:- 0151 777 4065 or the Crimestoppers line anonymously on:-
0800 555 111.