Elland man arrested and bailed after Huddersfield assault

A 24-year-old Elland man has been arrested and bailed in connection following an assault in Huddersfield town centre.

Tuesday, 14th June 2016, 1:25 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 7:53 pm
Police officers are searching for CCTV

The assault happened at around 4.50am on Sunday, June 5, in Lord Street, Huddersfield. The victim, a 39-year-old man, reported being assaulted in the street by a group of males and required hospital treatment for head and facial injuries.

Police have now released a number of CCTV images of men who they would like to identify to speak to in connection with the incident.

Detective Constable Emma Forber said: “This attack has taken place in a busy part of town, close to clubs and taxi ranks. As part of our continued enquiries, we are keen to speak to anyone who witnessed this assault or who recognises the men in these CCTV images.

“Anyone with information is asked to either call the Suspect Management Unit at Huddersfield on 01484 436682 or to pass details anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”