Fresh appeal to find attackers

Police tape
Police tape

police have launched a fresh appeal for information in a bid to find the bat-wielding thugs who attacked two men.

A 52-year-old and 31-year-old man went to investigate smashing glass sounds in an alleyway at the side of the Red Lion pub in Askern and found a man on a mobile phone and on questioning him four other men appeared and allegedly attacked the pair with wooden bats.

The pair sustained swelling and bruising.

Anyone who may have witnessed the attack, at 12.30am on Friday, May 25, contact 101, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111, quoting incident number 64 of 25/05/12.