POLICE are appealing for witnesses after two men were attacked in South Elmsall during the early hours of New Years Day.
Two 26-year-old men were walking along Westfield Lane when they were assaulted by a group of other men, sometime between 5am and 6am on Tuesday.
Three men aged 18, 23 and 24-years-old have been arrested on suspicion of assault and have been released on bail pending further enquiries.
Detectives said that officers were carrying out high-visibility patrols in the area and investigations were ongoing.
Anyone who witnessed the assault or has any information should contact Wakefield CID on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.