A shocking city centre brawl has been captured on video – showing a police officer get knocked to the ground after he’s punched.
A bystander shot the video, which sees a group of males throwing punches at each other.
Several blows are landed in the short clip, which can be viewed above.
The men grapple with each other before an officer is knocked down by a shocking blow.
Other people are seen watching in the fight on the sidelines, Lincolnshire Live reports.
There are several fights going on in the background as police and security officers run in and try to break it up.
The incident occurred in Boston, Lincolnshire.
The brawl broke out at around midnight on Friday and carried on into the early hours of Saturday.
Three men were arrested for public order offences but all were later released with no further action.
An eyewitness said: “I have been told the brawl broke out because a man stole another person’s man bag.
“The alleged thief was then jumped by seven men and some other men were breaking it up.”
Police confirmed they were called to the Market Place in the early hours of Saturday following reports of affray.
The clip was shared on the Boston Bible’s Facebook page.
Source : BirminghamMail