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Five youths charged after assaulting police officers in Grimsby

Five youths have been charged in relation to an assault on PCSOs and officers on patrol in Grimsby’s Nunsthorpe estate on Friday, April 8.

Three 17-year-old boys, a 17-year-old girl and a 16 year-old boy – who cannot be named for legal reasons - will appear before Grimsby and Cleethorpes Youth Court on June 6.

The 17-year-old girl has been charged with assaulting a police officer.

One of the 17-year-old boys has been charged with possession of an offensive weapon, the second 17-year-old boy has been charged with assaulting a police officer and the third is charged with causing criminal damage to a police car, using threatening or abusive words or behaviour and assault.

The 16-year-old boy was charged with assaulting a PCSO, assaulting a police officer, resisting a constable in the execution of his duty and using threatening or abusive words or behaviour.


Two men arrested on suspicion of assault in Grimsby

A 28-year-old man is in hospital and two further men have been arrested after a violent incident at an address in Grimsby this evening.

Credit: Press Association

The ambulance service contacted Humberside Police shortly after 5.45pm reporting their attendance at an address on Hainton Avenue, where a man was reported to have sustained a puncture wound.

Police officers attended and following enquiries two men were arrested on suspicion of assault. The two local men, aged 32 and 24, and have been taken into police custody where they will be questioned by detectives.

Police say the injured man was taken to Hull Royal Infirmary by ambulance where he is receiving medical treatment. His condition is currently unknown.

A cordon has been erected at the scene of the incident on Hainton Avenue whilst crime scene investigators carry out a forensic examination.

Mystery of 'boy in pyjamas' seen wandering streets of Grimsby

The police helicopter joined the search Credit: ITV news

Mystery surrounds reports of a child seen wandering the streets of Grimsby in his pyjamas.

Humberside Police received calls from the public concerned about the boy, who was also carrying a Spiderman backpack, in the early hours of yesterday.

Extensive searches were carried out without success.

The force said today they had received no reports of a missing child and had taken their enquiries as far as possible.

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