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Man, 19, detained in Paris following reported attempted murder in Hull

Police are appealing for information. Credit: PA

A 19-year-old man has been detained by police in Paris following a suspected attempted murder in Hull.

Humberside Police were called to reports that a 43-year-old male cyclist was seriously hurt near the retail park on Mount Pleasant yesterday at around 4.30pm. It's alleged he had been run over by a car which then drove off.

The victim is being treated for chest injuries which are not thought to be life threatening.

Humberside Police received information that a suspect had boarded a train to Paris, prompting French officers to detain him on arrival.

Anyone with information or dashcam footage that may aid police should call 101.