Man arrested after a serious assault on a man on Byrom Street in the City Centre

A man has been arrested after a serious assault on a man with a baseball bat in the City Centre.

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Byrom Street Manchester: Credit Google

On Saturday 30 November 2019 at around 10:30pm, police were called to reports of an assault on Byrom Street where a man sustained a fractured leg after being hit by a baseball bat multiple times.

A 39 – year -old man has been arrested at his home address on suspicion of serious assault, possession of class A drugs, and possession of prohibited firearm. He has been released under investigation.

And a  25 –year-old woman has been arrested for possession of class A drugs and possession of prohibited firearm after the following items were also recovered from the same address:

  •  A quantity Cocaine and Heroin
  • Two baseball bats
  • Two Taser type stun devices
  •   One Zombie knife
  • One push dagger
  • Three hunting knives
  • A hatchet
  • Three extendable batons
  • Two knuckledusters
  • Three passports
  • Air-pistol

Anyone with any information about the assault should contact police on 0161 856 5887 quoting incident number 3293 of 30/11/19.

Information can be also passed anonymously by calling the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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