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Appeal after serious assault

Thursday, November 23, 2023

We are appealing for information after a man was seriously assaulted.


We were called to Harold Street, Burnley at about 11am today (Thursday, Nov 23) after the victim, a local man in his 30s, suffered a serious head injury after he was attacked by two other men.


He was taken to hospital where he remains in a serious condition.


The suspects are described as two white men in their 20s.


We are appealing to anyone who saw the assault or the suspects leaving the scene, or who has any CCTV, dashcam or Ring doorbell or mobile phone footage to get in touch.


You can call us on 101 quoting log 0485 of today or you can speak to independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at