Third arrest over serious Wakefield house assault

A third man has been arrested in connection with a serious assault at a Wakefield house.

Tuesday, 20th October 2020, 4:34 pm
Police outside the property on Monday.

Police had cordoned off the property on Blakey Road following an altercation which is thought to have taken place late on Sunday evening.

Police officers were stood guarding the property on Monday.

Two men, aged 18 and 40, were arrested an remain in police custody.

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It has now been confirmed that a 24-year-old man has also been arrested.

The victim remains in hospital in a serious but not a life-threatening condition.