A group of youths were involved in a fight in Oxford city centre.

The incident of affray happened at around 3.50pm yesterday at the junction of Cornmarket Street and Queen Street when it was reported that a number of male youths were involved in a violent disorder.

It is thought that some of the teenagers were carrying weapons.

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Officers attended the scene but those involved had left the area.

Thames Valley Police is now appealing for witnesses.

Investigating officer, Detective Constable Claire Scanlon, based at St Aldate’s police station, said: “This incident occurred in the middle of the afternoon in the City centre.

“We believe that there are a number of witnesses who have yet to come forward.

“We would ask anyone with information to please report online or through 101 quoting reference 43210197214.”

“Or if you wish to report 100% anonymously you can do so by calling the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”

“There will be additional patrols in the area following this incident.”

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