Serious assault in Filey sparks police appeal

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A 50-year-old man was taken to hospital with a broken leg following a serious assault in Filey.

Police are now appealing for witnesses and information following a serious assault in Filey Sports and Social Club at around 3am on Sunday May 28. .

The victim sustained a facial injury and a broken femur. He was taken to Scarborough Hospital.

A 25 year old man, also form Filey, was arrested in connection with the incident. He has been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, or who has any information that could assist the investigation, is asked to contact police. Dial 101, press and ask to speak to DC1927 Boast at Scarborough Serious Crime Team.

Alternatively, Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Please quote reference number 12170092818 when passing on any information about the incident.