One arrest after man seriously injured in Lord Street fight
forensics officers conducted a thorough search of the area. An item of dark clothing, possibly a hat, was also seen lying on the pavement.
Huddersfield Mission on Lord Street had to close and were unable to help the people they normally help while the police tape was up. Other businesses also had disruption.
In a statement, a spokesman for West Yorkshire Police said: “Kirklees CID have arrested a 28 year old man on suspicion of a section 18 assault in connection with an assault on Lord Street in Huddersfield.”
Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information is asked to contact the police via 101 quoting crime reference number 13180456323 or information can be given to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.