Pensioner seriously hurt in Lupset street attack

Police were called to a report of a serious assault in Lupset in the early hours of Sunday morning.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 24th July 2017, 5:48 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 11:56 am

Officers were called at around 12.30am to Snapethorpe Gate and found a 69-year-old man had been assaulted following an altercation.

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He suffered serious injuries and remains in hospital.

Enquiries remain ongoing into the incident.

Anyone with information should contact Wakefield CID on 101, quoting crime reference 13170336931.