Two arrested following early morning assault in Birkenhead

A police cordon remains in place this morning.

A police cordon remains in place this morning.

First published in News Wirral Globe: Photograph of the Author by , Senior Reporter

POLICE have made two arrests after a man was found lying in the street in Birkenhead.

Officers were called to Argyle Street at around 12.30am today, Thursday and found a 34-year-old man with injuries to his head and arm.

He was taken to Arrowe Park Hospital for treatment where his injuries are not thought to be serious.

Following a search of the area two men - aged 25 and 26 - were arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent.

They are currently being questioned by police.

A full investigation into the incident is underway and enquiries are ongoing

  • Anyone with information should call Wirral CID on 0151 777 2264 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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