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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.

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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.


URGENT APPEAL: Police search for young boy wandering alone in pyjamas

Police in Grimsby are currently responding to reports of a child walking alone in the Margaret Street, Hainton Avenue area of the town in the early hours of today.

They received two separate calls from concerned members of the public just after 1am reporting a child, thought to be a boy of around seven, walking in nightwear along Margret Street towards Hainton Avenue.

He was carrying a Spiderman backpack and wearing red and blue pyjamas and red and blue slippers and is described as being a white boy with dark hair. Area searches commenced immediately following reports but at present the child has not been located.

Police are keen to trace the child to ensure his safety and ask anyone with information who may have seen him or thinks they know who he might be to call urgently on 999 in an emergency or 101 quoting log number 23 of today, 12 May 2016.


No Overall Control North East Lincolnshire

No overall control at North East Lincolnshire Council following election.

Labour remains the largest party after last night's election, but the Liberal Democrats making the biggest gains of the night.

The political make-up of the council is now: Labour:18 Conservatives:11 UKIP:5 Liberal Democrats: 5 Independants:3

Man from Grimsby goes missing without shoes

Police are growing increasingly concerned for a 21-year-old from Grimsby who has not been seen for two days.

He was last seen without any shoes Credit: Humberside Police

Liam Pullen was last seen a on Friday evening leaving on address in Cleethorpes after a misunderstanding with a friend.

He left the address wearing a navy coat with a hood, navy top and grey jogging bottoms and without any shoes on.

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