Police are appealing for information to an incident of assault in Guisborough.
The incident happened between 4pm and 5pm on Sunday 8th December near to the
junction of Cleveland Street and Westgate.
A group of around five males caused damage to two vehicles before being confronted
by a man. The man was assaulted by the group, along with his wife who was punched
when she tried to assist him.
Both victims were taken to hospital by ambulance for treatment. The 38-year-old man
was punched, kicked and bitten and was treated for bruising, swelling and a bite to his
head. The 37-year-old woman was treated for bruising and swelling to her face.
It is believed that the men had been drinking in the public houses in the Guisborough
area earlier in the day.
A 26-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault and was bailed pending further
Any witnesses to the incident or anyone with further information regarding the identity of
the men is asked to contact PC Mick Jackson or PC Terry Wood from Kirkleatham
Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.