Appeal Following Serious Assault, Silver Street, Halifax

Friday 27 August 2021

Police in Calderdale are appealing for witnesses following a serious assault.

The incident occurred at approximately 3.30am this morning (Friday 27 August) close to Bar Rouge on Silver Street, Halifax.

The victim, a 31-year-old male suffered serious head injuries and remains in hospital at this time.

Detective Inspector Gary Stephenson of Calderdale CID said:

“We are continuing with our initial enquiries into the assault and we ask that any witnesses come forward with information to assist with enquiries.

“We are aware there were several vehicles, including taxis that were present in the area at the time which may also have dash cam footage that may assist.

“A scene remains in place on Silver Street at this time for examination.

“Anyone with information is asked to contact Calderdale CID on 101 or via the website quoting crime reference 13210434216.

Information can also be given to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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