Two arrested following altercation on Nunsthorpe estate


2 Jul 2019

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of affray following a violent altercation on Grimsby’s Nunsthorpe estate last night (Monday, July 1).

We were called at around 7.15pm following reports of an incident in Burwell Drive. On our arrival, a man fled at the scene and a 29-year-old man was arrested a short time later.

A 41-year-old man who is also said to have been involved in the altercation was also arrested and both were taken to hospital as a precaution before being brought into custody.

Detective Inspector Wendy Lusby said: “We know that this kind of incident can have a big impact on our communities and we’re pleased we were quickly able to get the situation under control and those we believe to have been involved into custody.

“They are believed to be known to each other and we understand that there was no risk to the wider public.

“We’re now investigating the full circumstances of the incident.

“If you have any information you believe could help us, please call our non-emergency 101 line quoting log number 566 of July 1.

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