Appeal for Information Following Serious Assault, Huddersfield

Tuesday 7 September 2021

Officers in Huddersfield are appealing for witnesses after a man was left with facial injuries following an assault. 

The victim was walking along Kirkgate, close to McDonalds, at around 2am on Saturday 21 August 2021 when it is reported that an unknown person approached him from behind and assaulted him.

The victim, a 35-year-old man, was knocked unconscious. The victim then made his way home, before going to hospital after seeing the extent of his injuries. 

Officers are keen to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the incident or was in Kirkgate prior to the incident or just after.

Anyone with information is asked to contact 101, quoting crime reference number 13210427290. You can also provide information online by visiting

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