British Transport Police have arrested three suspects for grievous bodily harm following a serious assault at Arlesey railway station yesterday.

The victim was treated by officers on Saturday (February 19) after the attack at the station located around three miles north-west of Letchworth Garden City.

Police found three suspects hiding in a nearby field less than five minutes after arriving at the scene.

A spokesperson for the British Transport Police said: “Yesterday officers were called to Arlesey railway station for a serious assault.

“Officers gave first aid to the victim, and then conducted an area search for the suspects.

“Two minutes after arriving, suspects were located in a nearby field and three were arrested for grievous bodily harm (GBH).”