Man attacked on bus

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Police are appealing for information after an assault on a bus in Halifax yesterday.

Between 4.36 pm and 4.50 pm, a 37-year-old man was on the 522 bus travelling between Illingworth Road, Illingworth, and Halifax town centre.

While at a bus stop in Shay Lane, the male suspect is believed to have verbally abused another passenger and when the 37-year-old victim has tried to intervene, it ended with him being assaulted.

The victim suffered minor injuries.

Witnesses are being asked to contact PC James Hemingway at Calderdale Response on 101.