Cumbria Police Make Arrest In Connection With Silloth Assault

Cumbria Police has arrested a man in connection with an assault in Silloth.

Emergency services were contacted around 10:30am on the May 28 to a report of an assault in the area of Pennine Close, Silloth.

A 29-year-old man from Liverpool was air lifted to the Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle with injuries that were believed to be serious, however, he was discharged shortly after.

A 19-year-old man from Silloth has been arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent.

He has since been released on police bail.

Officers are encouraging anyone with information relating to this incident to report online atwww.cumbria.police.uk/reportit, quoting incident number 92 of May 28. You can also phone on 101.

Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.