Two arrested for Norristhorpe assault


Two men have been arrested after an assault in Norristhorpe on Saturday night left a man with serious facial injuries.

Police were called to Norristhorpe Lane, at about 10.25pm on Saturday night to a report a man had been seriously assaulted.

Officers and emergency services attended and a 29-year-old Cleckheaton man was taken to LGI for treatment to facial injuries.

A 28-year-old Dewsbury man and a 22-year-old Hecmondwike man were arrested on suspicion of assault in connection with the matter.

Enquiries remain ongoing by Kirklees CID. If you have any information, call the police’s non emergency line on 101.