Three police officers injured during arrest in Sowerby Bridge

Police search for man
Police search for man

Three police officers were injured as they arrested a 19-year-old man in Sowerby Bridge.

Officers saw the man they wanted to speak to in connection with allegations including burglary and arrested him at 3.25pm on Thursday April 21.

Superintendent Owen West of Calderdale Police, said: “In the process of arresting the man three officers were injured.

“Of the three officers injured two are already back on duty and one is recovering at home.

“Police officers risk their safety every day to keep people safe and I would like to praise these three officers in particular for what they did.”