Serious assault at Bradford scrapyard

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Police are appealing for information to trace the driver of a distinctive recovery truck following a serious assault at a scrapyard.

A 36-year-old man from the scrapyard in Birksland Street was seriously injured when he was assaulted by the driver of the truck at about 1.30pm on Tuesday, June 4.

The victim received a serious head injury and is currently in Leeds General Infirmary in a stable condition.

The suspect is described as an Asian man, aged 30 to 35, about 5ft 6ins tall, of stocky build, with short dark hair.

He attacked the victim following an argument after arriving at the premises in the white recovery truck towing a silver Honda car.

Anyone who has any information should call Detective Constable Teresa Milburn at Bradford South CID via 101 or contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.