Two men hurt in Kirkby attack

DETECTIVES are asking for the public’s help after two men were injured in an attack at Kirkby.

The men, both aged 30, were treated at King’s Mill Hospital after the incident in Alexandra Street at about 10.40pm on Thursday. They have since been discharged.

Police say that three white men were seen leaving the scene, two of them in a white pick-up vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to contact DC Louise Foster on 0300 300 99 99 or call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.