Rothwell attack leaves man with head injuries

He's since been discharged from hospital

Monday, 14th June 2021, 3:37 pm
Updated Monday, 14th June 2021, 3:38 pm
Police are investigating.

A man was taken to hospital with head injuries after he was punched in Rothwell.

The victim, aged 19, was punched during the assault near Market Hill just after midnight on June 13 (Sunday).

A police spokesman said he was taken to hospital but has since been discharged and is making a recovery.

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The spokesman said: "Enquiries are ongoing and anyone with info should contact us quoting ref 21000327056."

Anyone with information should call police on 101.