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Police release image after man attempts to grab boy in Grimsby

Detectives investigating the alleged accosting of a young boy in Grimsby have released a cctv picture of a man they want to identify.

Can you identify this man? Credit: Humberside Police

A woman was walking along Cromwell Road, Grimsby, pushing her one-year-old child in a pram with her two-year-old son walking behind her at around 2.50pm on Sunday, September 4.

Her son said a man had tried to grab his hand and pointed at a man who was walking away.

No one was hurt in the incident.


Two arrested over racially aggravated Grimsby incident

Humberside Police are appealing for independent witnesses after two men were arrested on suspicion of affray and racially aggravated criminal damage following an incident in Grimsby.

Two men aged 33 and 34 have been arrested in connection with the incident Credit: Press Association

Officers were called to the Stanley Street area at around 11.15pm on Tuesday, August 9, following reports of men causing criminal damage, making racist comments and threats towards the occupants of a property.

Two men, aged 33 and 34 have been arrested in connection with the incident and released on police bail.


Man seriously injured in Grimsby assault

Officers remain at the scene in Humber Street Credit: Press Association

A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries following an alleged assault in Humber Street, Grimsby.

Humberside Police say the 28-year-old victim was approached by a group of three men known to him, who arrived in a car – possibly a Vauxhall Corsa – and are said to have assaulted him.

The incident happened at around 6.30am this morning and officers remain at the scene.

The victim is being treated at Hull Royal Infirmary. His injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

Police officer injured and 6 people arrested after Grimsby Town's friendly

A police officer was injured and six people arrested during trouble involving football fans in Cleethorpes.

Blundell Park Credit: Press Association

There were confrontations between fans before and after Grimsby Town's friendly against Sheffield United yesterday afternoon.

Pubs in the town were closed and extra police officers were brought in to deal with disorder in and around the Blundell Park stadium.

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