Three men were left with broken noses, cuts and bruising after a brawl in a Brighton pub on Saturday night.
Police are seeking witnesses to the incident, which saw two 51-year-old men from Peacehaven and Coldean and a 22-year-old man from Coldean get involved in a fight at The Branch Tavern in London Road at about 10pm.
The Peacehaven man sustained a broken cheek bone and a broken nose and other facial injuries. The 22-year-old man sustained a cut above his eye and the 51-year old man from Coldean has a broken nose, swelling and bruising to his face and eyes.
A police spokesman said while the circumstances surrounding the brawl are still unclear, there is no suggestion the men were fighting amongst themselves.
Detective Constable James Botting said; “We are still seeking to establish the full circumstances and are keen to hear from anyone who was in The Branch on Saturday evening.
“If you can help please contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org or call is via 101, quoting serial 1503 of 24/10. You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”