Two 16-year-old males have been arrested on suspicion of assault following an assault on a man in Normanton.

The incident took place between 5:10pm and 5:20pm in the car park of B & M store on West Street on Sunday 9th April 2023.

A group of teenage males approached a man and assaulted him.

He suffered facial injuries and required a short period of hospital treatment before being discharged.

A spokesperson for West Yorkshire Police said; “Anyone who saw or has information about what took place is asked to contact Wakefield CID on 101 referencing crime number 13230196895.

“Information can also begiven online at or anonymously to the independent Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.”