City centre fight leaves two young men injured

Two 18 year old men were seriously assaulted in the early hours in an unprovoked attack in a city centre. One man received a head injury whilst the other sustained a facial injury. Both were rushed to hospital for treatment.

A Police spokeswoman said: “Police are investigating a serious assault in Sheffield city centre, which left an 18-year-old man in hospital with a serious head injury and led to another 18-year-old man receiving hospital treatment for a facial injury.

“Police believe that a number of people were present during the incident and are urging anyone who witnessed the assault, or who has information about the incident, to come forward.”


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  • Assault
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