Three in police custody after reports of a stabbing in Batley

Three people have been arrested and remain in police custody after police were called to a dispute in Batley last night.

Monday, 18th March 2019, 3:35 pm
Updated Monday, 18th March 2019, 3:39 pm

The incident took place yesterday evening at New Ings Mill, off Field Lane.

An air ambulance was called to a nearby car park but police say one man suffered minor injuries only.

Reports on social media suggested a knife was used in the fight, police were today unable to confirm this.

Police cordoned off part of Field Lane last night.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "Police were called to reports of a fight at a property on New Ings Mill in Batley shortly before 6pm on Sunday 17 March.

"A 22 year old man suffered a minor injury.

"Three people have been arrested and remain in police custody at this time.

"Enquiries are ongoing."