Halifax attack ouside takeaway leaves man with serious face and leg injuries

Police in Calderdale are appealing for witnesses following a serious assault of a man in Halifax.

Tuesday, 11th May 2021, 12:31 pm
Updated Tuesday, 11th May 2021, 12:46 pm

At around 12.37am on Monday May 3, police were called to reports of an assault outside a fast-food takeaway on Crown Street, Halifax.

Officers attended and found a man with serious injuries to his face and leg.

The victim, a man in his thirties, was taken to hospital. His injuries were serious but not believed to be life threatening.

Police officers are appealing for witnesses

A number of active lines of enquiry are being carried out in relation to the incident.

Officers are appealing for anyone who may have been in or around the area of Crown Street at the time and date given above or that may have seen any suspicious activity that may assist with enquiries to contact police.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Calderdale CID on 101 or via the website www.westyorkshire.police.uk/101LiveChat quoting crime reference 13210217715.

Information can also be given anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.