Two injured in Horbury assault

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Two men were taken to hospital after a serious assault in Horbury.

Police were called to reports of a fight at around 12.20am on Sunday on Cluntergate, outside the Shepherds Arms pub.

A 59-year-old man remains in Leeds General Infirmary with head injuries and a broken leg.

His condition is not thought to be life threatening.

A 51-year-old man was taken to Pinderfields Hospital but was not seriously injured.

Three men, aged 19, 23 and 29 were arrested on suspicion of assault and wounding.

Anyone with any information should contact Wakefield District CID on 101 or

Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.