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Man in hospital after disturbance at Gillespies bar in Harbour Road, Folkestone

By Molly Mileham-Chappell

A man's been taken to hospital after a disturbance at a bar.

The victim was left with serious injuries after the reported incident took place at Gillespies bar in Folkestone on Saturday night.

Police said that the man was attacked by two men inside the Harbour Road venue at around 11.20pm.

Gillespies on Harbour Road. Credit: Google Maps (5987378)
Gillespies on Harbour Road. Credit: Google Maps (5987378)

Two men from Folkestone, aged 50 and 27, were arrested yesterday on suspicion of assault, while the victim in his 40s remains in hospital.

The suspects have been released under investigation while inquiries continue.

Police detectives now want to hear from any witnesses.

Anyone who saw what happened or has information should call 01843 222289 quoting reference 46/21388/18.

Alternatively call Kent Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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