Detectives in Chapeltown, Leeds are currently investigating a serious assault that occurred last weekend and are appealing for two female witnesses to come forward. The incident took place on Hamilton Avenue at approximately 4pm on Saturday, June 24.
The victim, identified as a 17-year-old male, sustained multiple stab wounds during the attack and required immediate medical attention at a nearby hospital. Authorities are urging the two females, who were walking along Nassau Place at the time of the incident, to provide their accounts of what took place.
In addition to the two potential witnesses, police are requesting that anyone else who may possess information regarding the assault reach out to them. West Yorkshire Police is handling the investigation and can be contacted through several channels. Individuals can either call the police directly or visit the website www.westyorkshire.police.uk/101livechat. When making contact, please quote reference number 1334 of 24/06.
Alternatively, if someone wishes to provide information anonymously, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers at 0800 555 111.
Authorities hope that the two females or anyone else with relevant information will step forward, as their assistance is vital in progressing the investigation and bringing those responsible for this violent assault to justice.
West Yorkshire Police are committed to ensuring the safety and security of the community and are determined to resolve this case swiftly. The police encourage residents to come forward with any details that might aid their efforts to solve this crime.
As the investigation continues, updates will be provided as new information becomes available.