Police Appeal for Witnesses Following Assault in Skelton

Police are appealing for witnesses following a suspected assault in Skelton.

The incident occurred at around 4:30pm on Friday 2 August on William Street.


As a result of the incident, a 34-year-old male has suffered head injuries and is still in hospital receiving treatment.  


Two males aged 34 and 36 have been arrested in connection with the incident. One has been released under investigation and the other has been released with bail conditions.


Officers are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information to contact Cleveland Police on the non-emergency number 101, quoting the event number 131780. Crimestoppers can also be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at http://www.crimestoppers-uk.org/.