Man arrested after takeaway assault

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A mother received an injury after an assault in a takeaway in Morecambe’s West End.

Police said the 23-year-old victim was in Gizmo’s Pizzeria on Albert Road at 1am on July 6 with her 21-month-old child.

A man at the front of the queue started swearing at the woman and she told him to calm down because of her young child.

The victim’s sister then came and took the child away .

The man then pushed the woman and tried to punch her repeatedly, causing her to re ceive an injury to her hand.

*A 45-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault and has been bailed by police until July 16.

People took to social media site Twitter to comment about the assault unfolding.