Man attacked in town centre

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Three people have been arrested following an assault in Halifax early this morning.

Two men aged 27 and 20 and a female, 27, are in custody after being arrested on suspicion of causing an affray.

Around 5.30 am the victim was punched to the floor and CCTV footage captured the suspects leaving George Square in a taxi.

Police stopped the taxi to make the arrests.

The man, who suffered a suspected broken jaw, declined hospital treatment at the time.

Inquiries into the incident are continuing today.